## A Guide to Golang’s Maps

January 14, 2016 12:02 pm

In our previous blogs, we’ve discussed Golang’s data types, arrays and slices. In this tutorial, we present a one more in-built type—the maps. By the end of the class, you should have learnt how to use maps in your Golang...

## Tips for Using Array and Slices in Golang

January 13, 2016 12:40 pm

In this class, we’ll discuss how to use arrays and slices in Golang. By the end of the tutorial, you’ll be in a position to declare and use arrays and slices in Golang.   Let’s start by looking at the...

## How to Use Conditionals in Golang

January 12, 2016 8:00 am

In this class, we’ll be covering how you can use conditionals in Golang. So, let’s dive in and find out how to use conditionals in Golang.   You might be thinking, “What are conditionals?”   Well, conditionals are expressions that...

## Golang Programming Operators

January 11, 2016 7:34 am

Operators are symbols that tell the compiler to perform specific operations that may be mathematical, relational or logical. The Golang programming language has a rich in in-built operators that can be grouped into: Arithmetic Operators, Relational Operators, Logical Operators, Bitwise...

## How to Use Pointers in Golang

January 10, 2016 6:43 am

In this class, we discuss how to use pointers in Golang. By the end of the class, you’ll have learnt how to define and use pointers in Golang.   Let’s start the discussion by first defining pointers.   A pointer...

January 9, 2016 6:10 am

In this class, we follow up our discussions on functions by looking at the special statement “defer” in Golang.   Let’s start by discussing what the defer statement does in Golang programs.   The defer statement is used to schedule...

## A Definitive Guide to Variadic Functions in Golang

January 8, 2016 9:50 am

In this class, we follow up our discussions on functions by focusing on variadic functions. By the end of the class, you’ll have learnt how to implement variadic functions in Golang.   Now, you might be thinking, “This is great,...

## An Overview of Golang Functions

January 7, 2016 9:40 am

In this blog post, we discuss Golang Functions. By the end of the class, you’ll be expected to master how to use Golang functions. But first, let’s start by defining what functions are and their importance in programming.   A...

## How to Use Structs in Golang

January 4, 2016 8:47 am

In this blog post, we discuss how to use structs in Golang. After the end of the lesson, you’ll have learnt how to implement structs in your Golang programs. Structs are typed collections that are used to stored fields. They...