This brief tutorial shows students and new users how to install Go programming language on Ubuntu 18.04 | 16.04.
For those who don’t know, Go, also known as Golang is a cross-platform programming language developed by Google which makes it easy to build simple and reliable software.
Go is used to build some of the popular software and apps in use today, like Kubernetes, Docker, Grafana and few others. It comes with support for Linux distributions, macOS, Windows, and more.
To get started with installing Go on Ubuntu, please follow the steps below: