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Basics of Webpack

Video 130 · Length: 11:52

Webpack can be complicated, but it doesn't have to be. Learn some of the basics of webpack, and how you can get started with it while actually understanding it. In this video we start our journey to working with react and django, but first we need to build our javascript and that is where webpack comes in.

Store Measurements Sanely with django-measurement

Video 129 · Length: 6:06

Storing measurement data for multiple types of units is quite a frustrating task. Fortunately with django-measurement providing a good wrapper for python-measurement it makes this almost a non-issue. In this video get a quick overview of how to use django-measurement to store that pesky data.

Custom User Model

Video 128 · Length: 9:01 pro video

Sometimes using a profile object isn't quite enough to do what you need to do. Learn what it takes to use Django's builtin mechanism for doing a custom user model, and still be able to do what you need to do.

User Profile Data

Video 127 · Length: 9:55 pro video

Adding profile data to a user object isn't really obvious because the User model is stuck behind the contrib.Auth app. However, it is simple once you know how to do it. In this video see how to add a profile and a little bit of the pitfalls you can run into with it.

Setting up a Honey Pot with django-admin-honeypot

Video 126 · Length: 4:09

Security is something we often ignore until it is too late. However, there are some things you can do right now that are easy to increase your security. Using django-admin-honeypot is one of those things you can do. It is super easy and provides you with the means of tracking who is trying to access your site.

Working with AWS S3 Using boto3

Video 125 · Length: 6:15 pro video

Working with AWS S3 can be a pain, but boto3 makes it simpler. Take the next step of using boto3 effectively and learn how to do the basic things you would want to do with s3. Especially generating that pesky temporary url.

Starting to Work with AWS Using boto3

Video 124 · Length: 6:40 pro video

Working with AWS is kind of rough. There is so much that you can do with it using their API you can kind of get lost. Fortunately, the boto3 library offers a way to use their API in an organized fashion. For this first video you can get an idea of how things are organized so you can get started working with AWS in python.

Django with Bash for Windows

Video 123 · Length: 4:41

Doing django development using "Bash for Windows" seems to work pretty well. See what it takes to set it up and get started.