Use the revel command line tool to create a new application in your GOPATH and run it:

$ export GOPATH="/home/me/gostuff"
$ cd $GOPATH
$ revel new myapp
~ revel!
Your application is ready:

You can run it with:
    revel run myapp

$ revel run myapp
~ revel!
2012/09/27 17:01:54 run.go:41: Running myapp (myapp) in dev mode
2012/09/27 17:01:54 harness.go:112: Listening on :9000

Another Example

$ revel new
$ revel run

Open your browser to http://localhost:9000/ to see a notification that your app is ready.

Your Application Is Ready

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