Python Programming Language
Python Hello World Program
By Mark Ciotola
First published on February 27, 2019
Hello World Program
If you have Python, you can try a Hello World program. Examine a simple Python program called HelloWorld.py
print 'Hello World!'
This is a simple program. There are no special structures, so no indentation spaces are required. The file name would end in .py
Create your program in a text editor and name it: HelloWorld.py
To run the program. type into your terminal:
The output should be:
Congratulations if you can create this program and run it. You are now a Python programmer!
- Modify the program by writing additional lines of text.
- Ask yourself, how is a computer program different from a web page? (Keep this question in mind as you learn more.)