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In this article, I discuss why you should give Go a chance and where to start.

Golang is a programming language you might have heard about a lot during the last couple years. Even though it was created back in 2009, it has started to gain popularity only in recent years.

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Golang popularity according to Google Trends

This article is not about the main selling points of Go that you usually see.

Instead, I would like to present to you some rather small but still significant features that you only get to know after you’ve decided to give Go a try.

These are amazing features that are not laid out on the surface, but they can save you weeks or months of work. They can also make software development more enjoyable. …

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