Install the latest version of Go

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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.


    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.

  • Golang Gurgaon Meetup group photo

    Sep 18, 2021 · Gurgaon, India

    Golang Gurgaon Meetup

    This group is for people interested in learning both the programming language Go(lang), and how to build interesting things with it. We will aim the first few sessions at beginner-intermediate levels and maybe later introduce some high-level talks.
    Want to help organise/volunteer? - Come say hi and meet fellow gophers on Slack.

  • Go Language Usergroup Graz group photo

    Sep 20, 2021 · Graz, Austria

    Go Language Usergroup Graz

    Die Programmiersprache Go hat einen Grazer "Stammtisch". 
    Wir treffen uns jeden 2. Montag im Monat bei TAO Digital am Lendplatz.
    Schau einfach vorbei oder besuche uns online unter GoGraz!

  • meetup logo

    Sep 20, 2021 · Bournemouth, United Kingdom

    Golang Dorset Monthly Meetup

    Golang Dorset
    is a user group for people interested in the
    Go programming language and assorted related technologies and methodologies (kubernetes / docker / DevOps etc)

    We aim to meet every month in central Bournemouth.

    We want to give everyone a chance to learn, or improve their skills with Go by practicing it, organizing workshops and talks, and mingling along like-minded individuals.
    Any level of proficiency (or none at all) is welcome. 
    All code and slides from examples are available in the github repo 

    Join us on Slack!