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  • Documentation

    Everything there is to know about Go. Get started on a new project or brush up for your existing Go code.

  • Tour of Go

    An interactive introduction to Go in three sections. Each section concludes with a few exercises so you can practice what you've learned.

  • Playground

    The Playground allows anyone with a web browser to write Go code that we immediately compile, link, and run on our servers.

Learning Resources

Guided learning journeys

  • Web Dev

    Go Web Examples provides easy to understand code snippets on how to use Go for web development.

  • CLIs

    This workshop will walk you through building a CLI app with Go, introducing you to basic Go principles and CLI frameworks along the way.

  • New to coding?

    Get started with this introductory course covering basic programming principles and Go fundamentals.

  • Go by example

    Go by Example is a hands-on introduction to Go using annotated example programs. It’s a great starting point to use when tackling any Go project.

Online learning

  • Codecademy

    This course covers setting up a Go environment, the fundamentals of Go, and will walk you through building a few sample projects.

  • Exercism.io

    Tackle community-sourced Go challenges in this interactive course, working with other participants and mentors along the way.

  • Google Developers Codelabs

    Get started with a free codelab that walks you through using Go to build and publish a Google Cloud Function.

  • Gophercises

    Build your confidence in using Go with this course, where you’ll build roughly twenty different Go applications.

In-person training

  • Ardan Labs

    Offering customized on-site live training classes.

  • Gopher Guides

    Customized In-person, remote, and online training classes. Training for Developers by Developers.

  • Boss Sauce Creative

    Personalized or track-based Go training for teams.

  • Shiju Varghese

    On-site classroom training on Go and consulting on distributed systems architectures, in India.

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    Dec 1, 2020 · Melbourne, Australia

    Clean Code in Golang

    Calling all Melbourne Gophers. Any skill level, even those that have just heard about go and are interested

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    Dec 1, 2020 · Baltimore, MD USA

    Baltimore Go Online Monthly Meeting

    If you're interested in the Go Programming Language (aka Golang), newbie, experienced or just curious, this is the meetup for you. We're an inclusive group that aims for diversity in our membership, the talks we select every month and your ideas for making this group thrive. Let's build an awesome Go community in the Baltimore Metro Area.

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    Dec 1, 2020 · Boston, MA USA

    Virtual December Meetup

    A forum for people working with Go to discuss ideas, issues and share solutions. We will start to put together meetings as the group grows and topics are suggested.
    Submit a talk proposal, or come join us in #boston on Slack at https://invite.slack.golangbridge.org
    Boston Golang officially adopts the Go Code of Conduct. Harassment, bullying, and discrimination are unacceptable here and if you witness or experience those or other harmful behaviors, please let the organizers know or email us at bostongolang@gmail.com