67 Pro videos

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.

CSV Files - Download Data

Video 118 · Length: 4:32 pro video

Creating CSV files with django to download, can be a pain. In this video learn how easy it really is to create a csv file for your users to download.

CSV Files - Upload and Save Data

Video 117 · Length: 6:09 pro video

Uploading and processing CSV files with django can be annoying to figure out, even more so since it is simple once you know. In this video learn how to accept uploaded CSV files, then process that data and save it to the database. Finally, look at how to start restricting file type uploads.

Django and Angular - Data with ngResource

Video 115 · Length: 4:36 pro video

You can send data with ajax using jQuery, but for some reason that feels wrong to do with Angular. What about this ngResource thing? See how to setup ngResource to send data with your csrf token in django, and get data back. After this video you should be able to move on to learning angular without django getting in your way.

Django and Angular - Basic Ajax

Video 114 · Length: 5:05 pro video

At the end of the day sites deal with data. Getting data to and from the server can be a bit tricky to do correctly. There seems to be a lot of ways to do it. In this video learn how to deal with data using jQuery's ajax to send data to the server.

Django and Angular - Displaying Data

Video 113 · Length: 4:42 pro video

Angular is great for doing "stuff", but displaying data with django templates and jinja can be tricky if you aren't sure how to do it. Learn what it takes to display data with angular out of the box with django and jinja, as well as how to change the open and close tags for angular templates.

Wagtail - Build a Team Roster Part 2

Video 111 · Length: 5:58 pro video

In the last video you started the Team Roster by creating link models. Finish off the basics of a team roster site, by adding the final models, and adding pages to your Wagtail site.

Wagtail CMS View Methods in the Page Model

Video 109 · Length: 4:40 pro video

Working with Django you get used to views, but working with Wagtail you have to escape views. However, you don't have to escape them completely. In this video learn about the three main methods on the Page model you normally see on views. This will help you in your transition to learning Wagtail while you are still learning the "right" way to do things.

Installing Wagtail

Video 107 · Length: 10:34

Wagtail has become a very popular CMS in the last year. Start with this video to see how to get it up and running for your project, and get content on the homepage.


Video 106 · Length: 3:18 pro video

Avatars are a common need on websites, but they are tedious to write yourself. Checkout django-avatar to more easily add them to your site, and be on your way to the rest of your project.