My experience at the awesome, first-ever GopherCon 2014

My Objectives My company JoshSoftware, based in Pune India, sponsored my trip to the first-ever Go programming conference - GopherCon in Denver, CO, USA from April 23-26, 2014. Yours truly at the conference JoshSoftware is now Diving into Go and as such, there were some clear objectives for my visit to this conference - Get … Continue reading My experience at the awesome, first-ever GopherCon 2014

A Fun, Weather Forecast Go Web App

We shall build a fun Go app that accepts city names from a user and displays the current weather forecast in those cities, to the user. In a previous article we learned how to use The Google Geocoding API in Go. Here too, we shall use Geocoding to help us convert addresses (like "1600 Amphitheatre … Continue reading A Fun, Weather Forecast Go Web App

Learn to build and deploy simple Go Web Apps, Part Four

In part one of this tutorial, we installed the Google App Engine SDK and then built and ran a simple web app locally. In part two, we deployed this simple web app to the Google App Engine and shared it with users worldwide. In part three, we learned about package template (namely text/template and html/template). … Continue reading Learn to build and deploy simple Go Web Apps, Part Four

Learn to build and deploy simple Go Web Apps, Part Three

In part one of this tutorial, we installed the Google App Engine SDK and then built and ran a simple web app locally. In part two, we deployed this simple web app to the Google App Engine and shared it with users worldwide. Now, we will learn about the template package (namely text/template and html/template). … Continue reading Learn to build and deploy simple Go Web Apps, Part Three

Learn to build and deploy simple Go Web Apps, Part Two

In part one of this tutorial, we installed the Google App Engine SDK and then built and ran a simple web app locally. Now, we shall deploy our simple web app to the Google App Engine. Uploading Your App to Google's App Engine Registering the App You will now need to have a Google account. … Continue reading Learn to build and deploy simple Go Web Apps, Part Two

Learn to build and deploy simple Go Web Apps, Part One

In this 4-part series of tutorials, I'm going to take you through the process of creating a fully functioning Go web app called GoView, using just pure Go and deploy to Google App Engine. Hopefully, this will help to demonstrate just how quick and easy it is to use Go for web apps. Let's begin … Continue reading Learn to build and deploy simple Go Web Apps, Part One