149 videos

Be More Productive with django_extensions

Video 39 · Length: 6:16

Django provides a lot of really useful things by default, but there are a few things we do over and over again. Learn how django extensions help solve some of these, and enhances your ability to do others with this intro to django-extensions. We will show a few of the many many useful things it can do.

Hosting Django on a VPS

Video 38 · Length: 12:00 pro video

Learn to host your django application on your own server using nginx, uwsgi, and posgresql all on an Ubuntu server. This video walks you through setting it all up and getting your site running.

Transform Images with django-imagekit

Video 37 · Length: 6:24

In this video we will walk through a couple of easy ways to transform images as you need them. django-imagekit makes this fairly simple and straight forward. This video provides an introduction to using it.

AJAX Usage

Video 36 · Length: 6:55 pro video

AJAX can be a bit of a hurdle to get used to using at first, this video helps walk you through a couple of scenarios of using ajax with django. Both using function based views, and class based views.

Upload Files

Video 35 · Length: 5:42

Learn how to use Django to let your users upload files. This uses only what is built into Django to get you started.

Static Files, Template Filters, and Commands

Video 34 · Length: 7:46 pro video

Static files, custom template filters, and management commands are a core part of django. In this video we walk you through each so you have a better understanding of them, and how they work.

Tagging with django-taggit

Video 33 · Length: 5:05

In this video you will learn an easy way to add tags to your models, and on your site. Tags can be hard if you try to implement them yourself, so don't try and just use this library from the start.


Video 32 · Length: 11:27 pro video

Learn the basics of using django.contrib.auth to help your users register, and login to your site. The first time you work with the auth system it can be confusing, this video helps you through that first time to successfully using it.


Video 31 · Length: 5:20

Learn how to use this popular feature flipper for helping you to develop and test new features live instead of only in development.

Templates and Views

Video 30 · Length: 23:16 pro video

Along with models; templates and views make up part of the core of a django project. Learn how templates and views work together and what it takes to get started with them.