How-To Geek: The Best Linux Distributions for Beginners

How-To Geek: The Best Linux Distributions for Beginners. “If you want to try Linux, you’ll need to choose a Linux distribution. There are hundreds of different Linux distributions, but some are better to start with than others. ‘Linux’ is actually just a kernel, the core part of the operating system. The graphical desktop, command-line utilities, and other parts of the system are separate projects. ‘Linux distributions’ take open source software from different projects and combine it into a complete operating system you can install and use.”