Python for loop
How to use for loops in Python
  • Web development

The loop is one of the most well-known and central concepts in programming. Loops are usually used to execute a block of code multiple times, and the for loop in particular is used to iterate over the elements of a collection. The for loop in Python differs significantly from other programming languages. Find out how the Python for loop works and why it’s more practical than its counterparts in...

How to use for loops in Python
Python split
How to split strings with Python split
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You may find that it’s necessary to split Python strings sometimes. The Python split function has practical and simple method for this. In our dedicated article, we’ll explain what Python split is, how the function is structured, and how the parameters, separator and maxsplit, divide Python strings. Read on to find out more.

How to split strings with Python split
Python string
How to declare, edit and delete strings with Python string
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You are likely to come across Python strings very quickly in Python and you will soon realize that they are one of the most important parts of the programming language. We’ll explain what Python strings actually are, how to declare them and what possibilities they offer when working with them. Plenty of code examples will be provided to illustrate our points.

How to declare, edit and delete strings with Python string
Python if else
How to use if-else statements in Python
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If-else statements in Python are one of the fundamental building blocks of the programming language. They allow for different blocks of code to be executed depending on whether a condition is met. But they’re not as simple as they might appear at first glance. Keep reading to learn about how Python if statements work, what the best practices are and which anti-patterns you should avoid.

How to use if-else statements in Python
Python dictionary
How to use Python dictionary for associative lists
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The Python dictionary is an important technique to be familiar with if you work with the programming language. It links terms and meanings to key-value pairs, which creates maps that can be read later on. In this article, we’ll show you what a Python dictionary is, how to set it up and how to edit it at a later point in time.

How to use Python dictionary for associative lists
Python break continue
How to operate loops in Python with break and continue
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Python break and Python continue are two statements which can be used to terminate or interrupt a loop. In our article, we’ll explain what Python break and continue are used for, how they are structured and what their exact function is. The simple code examples will make it easy to learn how to break and continue loops.

How to operate loops in Python with break and continue
Python pass
How does the Python pass placeholder work?
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Python pass can be used to create a placeholder in advance. This is useful if you want to use a function or the class specification later on. This prevents error messages and problems with the syntax. We’ll show you how to build and use Python pass. We’ll also explain the difference between Python pass and break and continue.

How does the Python pass placeholder work?
GitLab tutorial
GitLab Tutorial – installation and first steps in GitLab
  • Web development

GitLab is one of the most popular tools for cross-team, agile software development. In this beginner-friendly GitLab tutorial, you’ll learn everything you need to know to get started with GitLab. Among other things, we’ll show you the advantages of the software, how to install GitLab, and how to work together as a team with this tool.

GitLab Tutorial – installation and first steps in GitLab
Python list
How to work with Python lists
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Python lists allows you to bundle, sort, filter and retrieve information. The lists’ structure is always the same and they can contain different object types. In our dedicated article, we show you how to create Python lists, talk through their special features and describe how they can be used in the programming language.

How to work with Python lists
Python array
How to work with Python arrays using lists
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If you want to bundle values and items in a container, you can use arrays for this in most cases. Although arrays in Python are not common, there is a good alternative in the language. Using lists, you have the option to create arrays in Python. Here you can learn how this works, what you need to consider and which methods you should know to be able to do this.

How to work with Python arrays using lists

Websites

IONOS Website Guide: website advice for all

A website isn’t just a website – these days, there are countless ways to create an online presence in a way that matches your expectations. The ‘Websites’ section of the IONOS Digital Guide offers detailed information about creating, managing, and optimizing websites as well as facts and general background information on the World Wide Web. For a closer look, you can also explore one of several subcategories about different topics. Here, we present website advice for everyone, from mere enthusiasts to qualified professionals.

What’s in the IONOS Website Guide?

The ‘Websites’ section is one of six main categories in the IONOS Digital Guide. ‘Websites’ is then broken down into four further subcategories: ‘Website creation, ‘Web design’, ‘Web development’, and ‘Digital law’. While ‘Website creation’ focuses primarily on the technical aspects of internet sites, ‘Web design’ articles look at the optical makeup of content, in particular the use of text, images, and responsive displays through HTML or CSS. ‘Web development’ covers the use of scripting languages, like PHP or JavaScript, as well as specific tools for the development of internet services. But basic information about the standards and trends of website development can also be found here. The subcategory ‘Digital law’ presents online laws and practices, like image usage rights and privacy policies.

Website advice for beginners, advanced users, and professionals

The Website Guide serves as an information portal for small and medium-sized companies, along with developers, web designers, technology lovers, and general internet enthusiasts. Many articles on the IONOS Digital Guide require little background knowledge, though some are also aimed at more experienced users. Beginners can enjoy posts on topics like ‘What exactly is a website?’, ‘The basics for modern web development’, or ‘How are websites accessed?’, while more advanced readers can broaden their knowledge of specific topics with comprehensive articles and tutorials. So whether you are a novice, an advanced user, or a professional: our handy Website Guide has plenty of useful tips and tricks to help you become an expert on the World Wide Web.