Style Guide for Programming Python Code


PEP 8 — Style-Guide for Python Code is the style guide for programming Python code. Study this. One idiom that trips up many new Python developers is indentation. Python uses indentation (4 spaces) to logically organize code into sections called code blocks. A code block starts with an indent and ends with a dedent (un-indent?). Incorrect indentation will generate an error in Python preventing...

What should you look for in a Python Code Editor?


A Python program, in its basic form, is simply lines of text (code) saved in a file with a .py file extension. Python code can be written in something as basic as Notepad – but there’s no reason to put yourself through such an ordeal since there are much better options available. At it’s core, a code editor should provide a number of features that help a programmer create programs (Python scripts...

Basics of Python