What can Python do?
- Python is used on a server to create web applications.
- Can be used alongside software to create workflows.
- Can connect to database systems. It can also read and modify files.
What does it mean when we say Python is used on a server to create web applications?
A web application is application software that runs on a web browser, examples of web application software are Gmail, Google Doc, Sheets etc. Web applications are accessed by the user through a web browser, like Chrome, Firefox, etc. To use web application user should have a proper internet connection.
A web application is a computer program that uses web browsers to perform tasks.
What does it mean when we say Python is used to create workflows?
A workflow can help us to see where to automate simple tasks such as sending emails, documents from one person to another. Automation makes it easy to analyze things for example, Computers can efficiently complete tasks that are difficult and time-consuming for humans.
Workflow is used to execute set of methods in a specified order.
What does it mean when we say Python is used to read and modify files?
In Python we can read, edit, delete files using a 2-3 lines of code.
2 Basic Things You Can Do With Python
1 Create a Calculator.
2 Build a Microblog in Python using Flask.