It is undeniable that JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) has gained a lot of popularity in the last years. According to Stack Overflow Trends, more questions are asked about it than for any other data interchange format.

JSON will often be the best choice when working with data and writing JavaScript code, because it is a natural format of the language. However, there are implementations for many languages, Go being one of them.

Paraphrasing from the dictionary, decode is:

to convert something into a human readable form

Julia Álvarez de Eulate Sainz

Go Backend developer

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