Django: First M, T, and V

Last time in Django: Getting Started we covered virtual environments and their installation. We used Pycharm’s IDE and git version control to work on our project and track our changes. We started our project with Django admin and covered what goes into a Django project. We also learned a little bit about Django’s MTV design […]

Django: Getting Started

Foundations: I know the temptation to just get started on something is hard to resist, but setting up some basic tools and structure at the beginning of a project will be tremendously helpful to you down the line. Just a heads up before you dive in as well, I’ll be using Python 2.7 for this […]

British Museum Map V2.0

One of the first projects I ever launched was the British Museum Map (BMM) project. It is a pretty simple Python app running mod_python and with data stored in a MySQL database. In it’s current form it works, but not as well as it could. I was recently pointed to this quote and feel it […]