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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.

  • Go meetup @ Kramp Hub (Utrecht) group photo

    Oct 13, 2021 · Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Go meetup @ Kramp Hub (Utrecht)

    This group is for everybody who is interested in the Go programming language ( We organize meetups with technical talks and social events. Contact us if you're interested in hosting a meetup or giving a talk!

    Slides of past meetups:

    Join us on slack:
    /join #amsterdam

  • [online] October Golang meetup group photo

    Oct 13, 2021 · Berlin, Germany

    [online] October Golang meetup

    We are a group of Golang users. Our aim is to meet like minded people, share our experience with others and to promote the use of Go.
    As Gophers and as Berliners, even if just visiting, we follow the Code of Conduct to make this a pleasant and inclusive environment for everyone:
    Follow us on twitter: @GDGBerlinGolang
    You can get our special group swag here:

  • Online Go Coffee! group photo

    Oct 13, 2021 · Seattle, WA USA

    Online Go Coffee!

    The Seattle Go User Group is a community for anyone interested in the Go programming language. 

    We provide opportunities to:
    • Discuss Go and related topics 
    • Socialize with people who are interested in Go
    • Find or fill Go-related jobs 

    If you want to chat all things Go, feel free to join us on the Gopher slack. 
    Invites can be found at
    There is a #seattle channel which can be joined by anyone, so come say hi!

    Our aim is to be a welcoming environment. As such all attendees, organizers and sponsors are required to follow the code of conduct.