149 videos

Compile and Compress Assets with django-pipeline

Video 49 · Length: 8:05

Using things like CoffeeScript, Stylus, Less, SASS/SCSS, etc... Is becoming a more and more core part of development, but the problem usually is compiling these assets for use on our site. With django-pipeline this process is now much easier in both development and production. Learn the few easy steps it takes to get started with it.

Real World Django Testing - Part 1

Video 48 · Length: 10:08 pro video

Testing in the real world is hard. This video is the start in a series on real world testing by showing common testing patters used in many django projects. These start simple and will get more complex, and along the way you will get explanations of testing concepts.

django-storages and AmazonS3

Video 47 · Length: 6:22

Saving files in the cloud, be it Amazon S3, Azure, or Rackspace, is very common now and almost a requirement. django-storages makes this seemless. This video shows you just how easy it is to get started.

mocking with pymox

Video 46 · Length: 10:00 pro video

Mocking is a difficult thing to learn and do as a beginner. This video will show you a couple of the very basics, and get you started with how to mock out methods of an object.

ViewSets and Routers - django-rest-framework part 3

Video 45 · Length: 5:55

ViewSets and Routers are very useful for slimming up your code and providing a lot of default functionality out of the box. They are powerful features in django-rest-framework allowing a lot of flexibility in your code while keeping things clean.

Test Fixtures with model_mommy

Video 44 · Length: 8:57 pro video

Test data is a pain to generate, and even more of a pain using django's fixutres. model_mommy comes to the rescue to help make generating data very simple, and almost fun.

Permissions & Authentication - django-rest-framework part 2

Video 43 · Length: 8:14

Learn how to use basic authentication with your new API, and setup custom permissions to get fine grained precision of what can be done with data.

i18n and l10n Translation Basics

Video 42 · Length: 7:54 pro video

Learn how to convert your app to start localizing it for your international users. In this video you will see what it takes to translate your application from adding code to writing a translation.

Start Your API - django-rest-framework part 1

Video 41 · Length: 11:47

In this video we start creating our API by learning what it takes to put data in our database, and retrieve it back doing all of our CRUD operations. django-rest-framework makes it very simple to accomplish with a minimal amount of effort.

Deployments with Fabric

Video 40 · Length: 8:46 pro video

Quick, consistent and easy deployments are a great way to develop faster and provide value for customers. Learn how to deploy to your VPS in this video using fabric, and what the next step after that can be.