Introduction to Python

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2 min readFeb 8, 2021

In this blog post, I will be giving a brief introduction about one of the most important programming language. This language is called Python.

Python is a powerful general-purpose programming language.It was created by Guido van Rossum, and released in 1991.The most basic use case for Python is as a scripting and automation language. It is used in web development, creating software prototypes, mathematics, system scripting, and so on.

Some of the benefits of using Python programming language are;

  • It works on different platforms (Windows, Mac, Linux, Raspberry Pi, etc).
  • It has a simple syntax.
  • It has syntax that allows developers to write programs with fewer lines than some other programming languages.
  • Python runs on an interpreter system, meaning that code can be executed as soon as it is written. This means that prototyping can be very quick.
  • Python can be treated in a procedural way, an object-oriented way, or a functional way.

Use of Python:

  • It can be used on a server to create web applications.
  • It can be used alongside software to create workflows.
  • It can connect to database systems. It can also read and modify files.
  • It can be used to handle big data and perform complex mathematics.
  • It can be used for rapid prototyping, or for production-ready software development.