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Creating a website from scratch is no easy feat, and it takes more than sheer willpower and a few tutorials to do it. The key to building a good website today is using the right coding language. There are plenty of programming languages out there for you to choose from but Python takes the cake in terms of popularity and usability. Developed in the 90s, this programming language can help you build the website or program of your dreams!

Whether you’re looking to create a website for your business or you’re curious to learn about programming languages, you’re in the right place! Here’s everything you need to know about making the perfect website with Python. Follow this beginner's guide and go from noob coder to pro in no time!

Come up with a solid idea

Every good website, whether built-in Python or HTML starts with the right plan and idea. Building a website takes creativity, vision, and also technical skill. Before diving into learning how to code, decide exactly what kind of website you want to make with it first. Are you building a website for your brand or for your own personal enjoyment? What kind of purpose do you want your website to serve and what kind of features do you want to add? Once you have an answer to these questions, you’ll know where to focus your efforts and what coding skills to start learning!

Learn from the pros

One of the best ways to cement your knowledge of coding is to watch the masters at work. Whether you decide to sign up for a class, hire a professional coder, or watch some tutorials online, learning from the pros is a must. There are plenty of professional resources out there that can help guide you, set you on the right track, or give you good pointers. These Webflow websites at PaddleCreative.co.uk can give you some inspiration on some new and dynamic ways to build your website. Do some research, gather some inspiration and knowledge, and get to work!

Learn the basics

Once you’ve conceived your idea for a website and have consulted the pros, it’s time to learn the basics of coding! Think of learning Python as learning a new language; because it is one! Approach learning how to code as you would learn any new foreign language, with lots of practice and study notes! Depending on your personal learning style, there are plenty of easy ways to learn how to code, but you have to start off with learning the basics. Buy a book, talk to a programmer, or do some digging online to find the tools and resources you need to learn the essentials of Python!

Put in the work

It’s not enough to have a great idea and to gather some tips from some pros to build a good website, you’re going to need to put in the work too. The best way to get good at coding and building your website is to get to work and practice, practice, practice! In the beginning, start off with some small but achievable coding goals. Do a couple of practice runs of getting the heading right or adding a specific feature to your website before working on the real thing. With a little elbow grease and time, Baby’s first website in Python should be live in no time!

Join a coding community

Building your own personal website may seem like a solo journey, but every good project is a group activity! To make the best possible website you can, you’re going to need to call in some reinforcements and use the buddy system. Join an online coding community, find some forums, and ask around when you need help. Whether you’re trying to iron out bugs, figure out where you’re going wrong, or stumped on ideas, an extra pair of eyes is a good idea. Talking to someone in the coding community or the community itself is a great way to get a helping hand and get your website off the ground!

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So there you have it! Creating a website is easy when you break things down into simple and easy-to-follow steps! With this guide in mind, you’re ready to build and boot up your new website with Python like a pro! For starters, to create the perfect website, you first have to come up with the perfect website idea. To build your website, you’ll have to consult some pros, gather some intel, learn the basics, and put in the work! 

Finally, don’t be afraid to ask for a helping hand and reach out to your coding community to help you! Building your website may take some time, so be patient, good luck, and happy coding!