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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.

Custom python-social-auth Pipeline

Video 122 · Length: 4:23

Sometimes when you authenticate with a social service you need to do custom "stuff" in your code base beyond creating a user object. Learn how to get started simply adding a custom function do the python-social-auth pipeline.

python-social-auth 101

Video 13 · Length: 5:29 pro video revised

Accessing social networks via API is a pain because you have to start with logging into them. Fortuantely, python-social-auth makes this easier, really easy. Learn how to setup python-social-auth so you can log into social sites. Also explore the numerous social logins that are available. python-social-auth has more than any other library.

Convert CharField to ImageFIeld

Video 121 · Length: 5:21 pro video

Sometimes you want to convert one type of model field to another one. In the case of going from a CharField to an ImageField it is fairly simple. In this video we will go through what you need to know to accomplish this.

Serve Static Files with Whitenoise

Video 120 · Length: 4:35 pro video

Serving static files in django can be confusing when you aren't sure what is going on. Whitenoise can help to simplify it a bit. Checkout how to use whitenoise with django to simplify using static files locally and in production.

Create Cache Bustable Static Files

Video 119 · Length: 6:53

Dealing with static files like css and javascript and the cache can be annoying, and hard. Fortunately Django provides a way to solve this fairly easily. Learn how to add a hash in your static file names so caching can be easier.