Stories about Python, Django and Web Development

Django Tips #21 Using The Redirects App

Django comes with a few optional apps that can easily be installed. One of those apps is the Redirects App, which is particularly useful in the cases where you want to update some existing URLs without compromising your Website SEO or in any case avoid 404 errors.

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A Minimal Django Application

In this article I want to explore some of the basic concepts of Django, setting up a minimal web application to get a deeper understanding of how Django works under the hoods.

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Ask Vitor #4: WordPress or Self-Made Blog?

Aviral Tiwari asks:

Is this blog made through Django or some blog engine like WordPress?

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How to Setup Amazon S3 in a Django Project

In this tutorial you will learn how to use the Amazon S3 service to handle static assets and the user uploaded files, that is, the media assets.

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Ask Vitor #3: Mocking Emails

Phillip Ahereza asks:

I’m writing unit tests for my django app and I was wondering if there are any packages for mocking email or if there is any way I could mock sending and receiving of emails.

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