Awesome VS Code extensions for Golang

Manpreet Singh
3 min readDec 23, 2021

Welcome back! Golang is an awesome programming language that I love to use, and VS Code is an awesome code editor your can use with Go, if you’re new to both of these, here are links to learn more information about them:

So, let’s talk about some awesome VS Code extensions for Golang!

Go Extension

The first extension we have to talk about is the official Go extension with VS Code, this extension will allow you to use all of the Golang features within VS Code. If you want to learn more about this extension, check out the link below:

Bracket Pair Colorizer

Next up we have Bracket Pair Colorizer, another awesome package for VS Code. This specific package allows for colorizing brackets in your code! Check out the link below to learn more:

Go Outliner

Another awesome Golang extension for VS Code is Go outliner, this extension will add an activity bar to your environment. If you want to install this extension, here is a link to it: