Maps are the equivalent to a dictionary in python. They’re a key value storage data structure.

The syntax for declaring a map would be as follows:

newMap := make(map[string]int)

In this declaration statement, we’ve created a variable of type map which will have the data type of string for the…

Here I’ll provide some useful tips and tricks for getting started with Go.


I cannot stress this enough, make sure to setup your IDE properly. This will save you so much time and effort in the long run. For me, I personally use Visual Studio Code. …

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