Moving beyond the setup phase of react we are ready to start writing our application. Learn what it takes to get custom react components written and displayed in your react app as well as the basics of passing functions to other react components.
Sometimes all you need to learn something new is to see the basics, done in order. See how to use react, react-dom, and react router in its most basic form to get a react app running. This gets us our starting point so we can move on in building our react application that we will wire up with django.
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.
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.
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.
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.