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x/website: Improve "getting started" experience with simplified install steps and tutorials. #40496
This is an issue requesting additional documentation.
The current Getting started topic includes information that is likely not needed (at least, at first) by most new users. A new user is likely not installing multiple Go versions, nor are most likely to be concerned about system requirements. We could break up the topic's information to help new users focus on what's essential to begin.
We could make the following changes:
I found that there's a little more that needs to be done here.
Specifically, CL 246499 copied doc/install.html and doc/install-source.html files from the main repository. We need to also delete those files from the main repository, otherwise contributors may accidentally send their changes to the old copy, not realizing the file has moved to x/website.
It seems there were changes to doc/install-source.html since then that'll need to copied over: