Introduction to Python: Learn the Python Basics

You are now ready to start learning the basics with this introduction to Python. Make sure you have Python installed on your system, or use an online version of Python.

Even if you have no prior programming experience, you should be able to get a good start with this Python introduction. We’ll take it slow, but before you know it, you’ll have a solid base-level knowledge about:

This introduction to Python will not dive into these subjects’ nitty-gritty details but instead touch the surface and introduce you to the basic concepts.

Further on in the tutorial, we’ll take some deep dives into specific subjects:

If you get stuck, do not hesitate to contact us with any questions you might have. Sometimes writing down the question is enough to answer it yourself, but I’m happy to help where I can. Let’s go!

About the author

Erik is the owner of Python Land and the author of many of the articles and tutorials on this website. He's been working as a professional software developer for 25 years, and he holds a Master of Science degree in computer science. His favorite language of choice: Python!