We’re going to be covering a lot of this Python related and expanding this page.
Python is probably one of the more useful and practical languages that you can learn. There are other great choices, depending on your needs and what you are trying to do but if you want the easy answer, Python is probably the right choice for many use cases.
The top two groups of people who use Python are:
- Kid learning to code
- Serious data scientists working on AI and ML
It is also really popular for:
- Systems administration
- Web backend development
- Data engineering
- Controlling robots
- Raspberry Pi software
- Game development
- Database development
- A ton more
If you are looking for our guide you can find it here:
If you are hoping to find a job as a developer and aren’t sure which language to learn first, Python is a pretty good bet. There are other languages that might be better depending on exactly what you want to do but if you aren’t sure and just want an easy answer then you might just want to start with Python. Once you’ve learned one language you can always learn another and the second language you learn will be easier.
Python is a versatile language that can be used for many different things and it is also one of the hottest languages out there. It is currently (2023) very popular and will probably continue to be popular years after I write this. If you are reading this years down the road this is probably still true.