Findjango: A Django Search Vertical

March 9, 2009 When I develop with Django I'm constantly searching documentation, trying to figure out new modules and generally looking for answers to new problems as they arise. Today I'm introducing a new project, Findjango, which hopes to being a valuable resource for searching on Django-related topics.

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Intro to Unintrusive JavaScript with Django

September 21, 2008 The steps of the novice web developer are fraught with peril. They begin with HTML, then move onto CSS. They learn a web framework or two, and they finally start to wrangle with JavaScript. This tutorial aims to help the developer who has taken their first steps with Django, and wants to begin experimenting with adding JavaScript and Ajax to their webapps.

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Deploying Django with Fabric

November 4, 2008 A look at how to manage deployment complexity with Django using Fabric. Something of a continuation on the post from yesterday.

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Two-Faced Django Part 5: JQuery Ajax

December 12, 2007 Moving along in the Two-Faced-Django series, we look at using JQuery for Ajax in the webapp portion of our program.

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Replacing Django's Template Language With Jinja2

July 22, 2008 The first example in the Loosely Coupled Django series, this entry looks at replacing Django's template language with the freshly released Jinja2 template language.

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Replacing Django's ORM with SQLAlchemy

July 23, 2008 The second example in the Loose Coupling in Django series. This one looks at a place where Django's loose coupling is at its tightest: the Django ORM.

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Two-Faced Django Part 1: Building a project that exists simultaniously on Facebook and the web

December 4, 2007 The first article of an eight article series on using Django to create apps that exist simultaneously as independent web applications and as Facebook applications. This segment covers putting together our development setup.

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Using JQuery with Django for Autocomplete Fields

December 1, 2007 A rather rough and tumble walkthrough for using Django and JQuery to make autocomplete input fields.

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DjangoDash and Drinkfindr

September 4, 2010 Luke and I competed in DjangoDash a few weeks ago, and hey, we actually finished a site.

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An Introduction to Using CouchDB with Django

August 18, 2008 This is the final installment of my series of articles looking at how Django's loose coupling philosophy impacts day to day development. Here we'll be looking at using CouchDB with Django to create a simple web application.

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The Django and Ubuntu Intrepid Almanac

February 13, 2009 This heavy tome of wisdom will guide you, keystroke by keystroke, through configuring a mod_wsgi, Postgres, memcached, Django server on Ubuntu Intrepid. Written for a complete command line beginner, but hopefully useful to everyone (I know I'll have to refer to it to remember how to add additional domains to my server as well ;).

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