Python is a powerful and easy to understand interpreted programming language considered to be one of the most popular languages in the world.
Why choose Python?
Easy to understand and use
You don’t need to be a computer scientist to understand this programming language.
Python is versatile and cross-platform
It can be applied to pretty much all types of development including software design, web development, etc.
Less line of code
Python allows developers to create more functions with fewer lines of code which is not the case with other programming languages.
Some features of Python
It is widely used for machine learning or data science through data analysis thanks to libraries such as Panda, Numpy, etc.
Scripting and automation
Python is mainly used for scripting and automation. It automates interactions with browsers or GUIs (Graphical User Interface).
Some disadvantages of Python
Like any programming language, python also has its limits.
Its simplicity pushes to do anything in the code since everyone is free to do as they see fit.
Weak database access layer
Compared to widely used technologies like JDBC or ODBC, Python’s data access layers are very limited.
Not very suitable for mobile applications
Python very rarely used for smartphone based applications.