The Python language in less than 128 words

Python is a programming language that is characterized by:

  • its readability: The syntax of language is based on presentation (importance of indentation)
  • Pragmatic: The goal is to make effective programs that contain as few lines of code as possible.

It is also easy to access, so you can easily exchange with other programmers.

The first version of python dates from 1994, Python 3 dates from 2008. The language is stable as older versions of the language continue to be maintained (updated).

Python is portable, it works on most platforms (mobile, PC, MAC, Linux …), there are many bookstores available.

Python is under PSF license, the debate on evolution is democratic and is subject to the creator of the language Guido Van Rossum.