Arno Pretorius

Arno Pretorius

Nov
26
Services needed to dockerize a Django web app to AWS

Services needed to dockerize a Django web app to AWS

Docker Desktop: Docker Desktop is an application that is used for constructing containerized applications and microservices. Docker Desktop can be
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Nov
19
Django shorts: #6 Auto DateTime Fields

Django shorts: #6 Auto DateTime Fields

By making using of Django's built-in DateTime Field we can set the current date and time in which a record/
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Nov
19
Django shorts: #5 Humanize

Django shorts: #5 Humanize

Django comes with a set of pre-built template filters which are used to give a ‘human touch’ to our data.
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Nov
14
Django shorts: #4 Useful packages

Django shorts: #4 Useful packages

Preface Django is such a diverse and intricate back-end web framework. One of the best things that we can do
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Nov
14
Django shorts: #3 Sending emails

Django shorts: #3 Sending emails

Preface Django is such a diverse and intricate back-end web framework, that we can utilize it to do a great
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Nov
14
Django shorts: #2 Crispy forms

Django shorts: #2 Crispy forms

What are crispy forms? Crispy forms is a python package which we can implement within our Django web application. It
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Nov
14
Django shorts: #1 Environment variables

Django shorts: #1 Environment variables

Why do we need to set up environment variables in Django? As we continue to build our Django web application,
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Nov
14
Django: Adding icons to our project

Django: Adding icons to our project

What are templates? Django templates are text files, which can be composed to run as HTML files - which can
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Nov
14
Django: Adding user notifications

Django: Adding user notifications

What are Django messages? Django messages are Django's way of providing our users with notifications after an event or an
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Nov
14
Django: Rendering data into a template

Django: Rendering data into a template

What are templates? Django templates are text files, which can be composed to run as HTML files - which can
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