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doc/tour: write more tours #4659
The go lang tour expects coding experience in a previous language, with comments like "type does what you would expect" I think for someone with little to no previous coding experience the tour would be next to impossible to finish. There are also a lot of examples with complex mathematical operations, such as re-writing sqrt and Fibonacci for experienced programmers this would be fine, but If I was trying to get a member of my family to go through the tour they would probably leave at that point.
I'll leave this open for the more general problem of writing more tours for people from different backgrounds. It is definitely true that the current tour assumes you can program in some other language already. An intro to Go for people who have never written a program before would be great but it's also quite a bit more difficult than an intro to Go for people who already know the basics of programming.
Labels changed: added priority-someday, removed priority-triage, go1.1.
Status changed to LongTerm.