What is Python?

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Python is an interpreted, high-level and general-purpose programming language.

It was created by  Guido van Rossum, and released first version on 1989.

Python used for,

  • Web Development (Django) Server-Side programming language.
  • Desktop Application
  • Mathematics
  • System Scripting.
  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning Application Development.
  • Data Visualization

What can python do?

  • Python can be used for web development by help of Django, which is general work on server side application development.
  • Python can be used to develop console based applications and also multi-user application.
  • Python can be used to develop beautiful games which can be run desktop, server and mobile applications.
  • Python can be connect to database system. To read and modify the files.
  • Python can be used handle big data and complex mathematical problems.
  • Python can be used rapid application development and also helps quickly develop production ready applications.
  • Python can be used on browser based web application automation.
  • Python helps us to speed-up robotics work by solving complex algorithms and mathematics.

Why Python?

  • Python works on different platform likes Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, Raspberry PI.
  • The syntax of python programming is very simple. Like,
print("Hello World) //that's it only
print("Lingaraj Senapati") //To print my name only single line of code.
  • The syntax of python is very simple to write code which is very less than other programming languages.
  • To translate source code to machine code in python is very quickly. Because it supports interpreter, means execute the code just enter the one line. That means the prototyping is very quickly.
  • You can write the code inn python by procedural way, functional way and also object oriented way.

Some Recent Python Version Are:

In Development Versions

The latest, and unreleased, documentation for versions of Python still under development:

Source: python.org


  • Python codes run on command prompt, Python IDLE, PyCharm, VS Code.
  • Python relies on indentation, using whitespace, to define scope; such as the scope of loops, functions and classes.
  • In Python, we are using any curly braces like other programming languages.


print("Hello World.")

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Hey There! I am Lingaraj Senapati, the Founder of lingarajtechhub.com My skills are Freelance, Web Developer & Designer, Corporate Trainer, Digital Marketer & Youtuber.

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