How to install programs via the terminal on Ubuntu 18.04 (apt and snap)

How to install programs via the terminal on Ubuntu 18.04 (apt and snap)

Today we look at how to install packages on Ubuntu 18.04 with the terminal.  The two methods which we are looking at in this video is the classic apt and the new version snap.  You will see how to do it in the video, but below you will also find examples, instructions, and tips.  Enjoy!

Commands Used:
APT:
sudo apt install package_name

for example: sudo apt install vlc

SNAP
sudo snap install package_name

for example: sudo snap install minecraft

TIPS:
sudo (gives you root permission for command)
"enter" allows you to move from step to step
"tab" will show you available options and autofill commands and package_names.

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