how to convert struct to json in golang?

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To convert struct to json in golang, use the json.Marshal() method it will convert your struct to JSON and return the converted JSON object.

Follow the below tutorial if you are struggling with installing GO in windows.

Today, I will show you how do i convert struct to JSON in golang, as above mentioned I’m going to use the json.Marshal() method.

To use the json.Marshal() method, we have first import "encoding/json" package which is built in provided by golang, then we have to pass our struct with assignable variable in json.Marshal() method.

Let’s start our Golang convert struct to JSON example


package main

import (

type Message struct {
    Name    string
    Version int64
    Code    int64

func main() {

    s := &Message{Name: "Android", Version: 13, Code: 1}

    b, err := json.Marshal(s)
    if err != nil {

In the above example, we have converted a object to JSON and printed it in the console. let’s check the output.



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