What is web development and why should I learn it?
Put simply, web development is the field of website design, creation, and maintenance. Websites are more complicated than they seem. Web developers exert a lot of effort delivering applications to end-users which are seamless and engaging. And because of the efforts of these enterprising web developers, users are now more demanding in the quality of their web experience. To be able to deliver quality web applications in this day and age, one must possess a plethora of knowledge. Those developers that understand most of the technology that goes into making a quality web application 'full stack engineers', because they understand 'the full stack of web applications which goes into making a modern website'. Being able to make quality websites will open up new avenues of business and career opportunities. Most of the new businesses these days are built with web technologies of some kind, and the majority of engineering jobs are web related.
Why should I learn Python?
Python has a robust ecosystem with a large set of tools and libraries which powers many of vanguard companies of the tech industry. Python is used for scientific computing, data science, and machine learning. Python is used for web development, system administration, web scraping, and more. Learning how to use Python will open many doors for you and your career.