Last updated on August 14th, 2017
Kotlin is a statically-typed programming language primarily used to make Android applications. It runs on the Java Virtual Machine (JVM). Kotlin is made by JetBrains and was first introduced in 2011. Kotlin is used by Amazon Web Services, Pinterest, Uber, Netflix, etc. It has recently been promoted by Google for Android development, now is the best time to learn Kotlin. Kotlin developers are quickly increasing in demand. Here are some of the best Kotlin books, tutorials, courses & videos for beginners, intermediate and advanced Kotlin developers in 2017.
The Complete Kotlin Developer Course: Become A Pro! by Alexis Ahmed will make you a professional Kotlin Developer. This Kotlin tutorial starts at the basics and goes all the way to advanced Kotlin programming. Kotlin concepts & how it is related to Java is explained. How to convert Java code to Kotlin and vice versa is shown. You will learn understand the basics of Object-Oriented Programming. This Kotlin video course will walk you through installing Intellij and Andriod Studio. The complete Kotlin developer course has everything you need to know to become a professional Kotlin developer. This is one of the best and most complete Kotlin online training courses in 2017.
Kotlin for Beginners: Learn Programming With Kotlin by Peter Sommerhoff will help you learn Kotlin from the basics. This is the Kotlin tutorial that is referenced from the official Kotlin website and the official Android developers website. Beginners to Kotlin will love this video course as it assumes no prior experience. This Kotlin online training will show you how to use Intellij, the popular Kotlin IDE form Jetbrain (creators of Kotlin). Intellij will help you write your Kotlin code effectively and fast. The concepts of the Kotlin language and how it integrates neatly with Java will be taught to you. You will understand how to make apps using Kotlin and it’s core concepts. This Kotlin tutorial will help you understand the basics of object-oriented software development. You will understand the principles behind other object-oriented languages like Java, C++, PHP, C#, Scala, or Swift. This is one of the best Kotlin tutorials for beginners in 2017.
Kotlin for Android Development: Develop an App with Kotlin by Ted Horyczun will teach you build a real-world Android App using Kotlin. This Kotlin tutorial is made for beginners who have never used Kotlin. By the end of this course you will have a strong understanding on using Kotlin alongside Java. You will create a real world Kotlin project to understand how Kotlin works. In this Kotlin course, you will build a real-world Weather Application. This app will pull real data based on your zip code. By building this app, you will realize the benefits of Kotlin.
A short course on kotlin 2017 by Gary S will get you quickly started with Kotlin programming in 2017. This Kotlin tutorial is short and focused on teaching you Kotlin basics. Kotlin has great syntax and reduces your work load. It is much easier to use and learn then Java. If you are a Kotlin beginner looking to learn the basics of Kotlin in 2017, this video maybe for you.
Kotlin from the beginning to pro and intro to GUI by Mohamed Ibrahiem Morrier will teach you Kotlin programming in 2017. This Kotlin tutorial will teach you the syntax and fundamentals of Kotlin development. You will learn how to use Java techniques like java swing and JavaFX. This Kotlin course teaches you how to make serialization and deserializaton. You will learn about operator overloading with class. The course will teach you Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) with classes ,interfaces and properties and access modifier of property. even topics like Parallel Programming in Kotlin are also shown.
The Essential Kotlin Programming Course (Android Developers) by Jason Fedin will take you on a deep dive in learning Kotlin coding. This Kotlin tutorial will help you understand all the concepts of Kotlin programming language. You will understand the the relationship between Kotlin and Java. This Kotlin video series will teach you about the Kotlin Standard Library, Lambdas and High Order Functions, etc. You will learn how to use Kotlin to make your very first Kotlin application in 2017.
The Complete Kotlin Developer Masterclass -Build Kotlin Apps by Fahd Sheraz and Paulo Dichone will teach you build Android Apps using Kotlin in 5 weeks. This Kotlin tutorial for beginners will teach you Android development, Kotlin programming, Android studio and IntelliJ IDEA from scratch. With almost 20 hours of Kotlin videos, this is an in-depth Kotlin course. This course will teach you the fundamentals of Kotlin Programming. You will learn object-oriented Kotlin Programming. You will make fun, engaging and real-world Kotlin Andrioid apps. This Kotlin development tutorial will teach you storage in Android and Kotlin with Shared preferences, Database and Internal Storage. Then you will upload your apps to Google Play and be able to make money from your apps by displaying ads. This Kotlin course will help you get a career in Android Development and Kotlin Programming. This is one of the most detailed and best Kotlin tutorials in 2017.
The Kotlin Language: Fundamentals and Basics by Sriyank Siddhartha will teach you Kotlin basics and fundamentals to make you ready to develop premium Android apps in 2017. This Kotlin tutorial will teach you the syntax and fundamentals of Kotlin development. You will learn Object Oriented Programming in Kotlin. Your Kotlin knowledge will be solidified by Kotlin examples, Kotlin quizzes and Kotlin coding challenges. This course will teach you how make your first Kotlin Android Application. This is a Kotlin tutorial geared towards Kotlin beginners in 2017.
Kotlin in Action by Dmitry Jemerov and Svetlana Isakova will guide experienced Java developers to the world of Kotlin programming. This Kotlin book will start you off with the basics of Kotlin. It will guide you all the way through building applications to run on the JVM and Android devices. This is one of the best Kotlin books in 2017.
Programming Kotlin Paperback by Stephen Samuel and Stefan Bocutiu will teach you all of Kotlin’s features with this in-depth guide. This Kotlin book is existing Java developers who want to learn more about an alternative JVM language and see what Kotlin has to offer. This is one of the newest Kotlin books in 2017.
Kotlin for Android Developers: Learn Kotlin the easy way while developing an Android App by Antonio Leiva will teach you Kotlin by example. This Kotlin book will guide through the process of learning all the new features of Kotlin. You will make an Android application from scratch using Kotlin.
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