Dev & Design, Development, Django, Python, Tech, Tutorials, Web

Django Liked – A Django Likes App (Django 1.10)

django likes app

In this article we are going to create a simple generic django likes app named Django Liked that can be used to like any model defined in your django project. To create this app we are going to use django’s contenttype framework. So without further ado let’s jump right into

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App & Software, Dev & Design, Development, Django, Tech, Tutorials

The Best Django Haystack and Elasticsearch Tutorial

elasticsearch

Search is one of the most basic and major requirements of any modern web-app. Search helps your users find the relevant content, articles, products etc. I have been developing web application for a decade now and frankly I have not seen a single web app that does not implement search.

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App & Software, Dev & Design, Development, Magento, Tech, Tools, Web

8 powerful magento extensions and their benefits

magento-custom-module-development

Magento is a great eCommerce platform which remains the first choice of leading brands when it comes to developing a productive e-commerce website, which can sell the products effectively. There is no doubt that Magento is a popular CMS for e-commerce websites, however if you are looking for making your

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Android (Java), App & Software, Dev & Design, Development, Django, Mobile, Software, Tech, Technology, Tools

Test GCM and APNS push notifications online

Online-GCM-APNS-tester

This article introduces pushwatch, a tool to test GCM and APNS push notifications online for free. Pushwatch is a simple and easy to use online too that helps you send test GCM and APNS push notification messages both in simple and JSON format to your android and iOS devices respectively. Pushwatch

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Dev & Design, Development, Tech, Tutorials, Web

Get Browser Key for Google APIs

Browser key for Google API

What is a Browser Key? And when do you need one? Browser Key for Google API is needed if your application runs on a client, such as a web browser or mobile app. Browser key can be restricted based on HTTP referrer. Currently, a few APIs like Place API only

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App & Software, Blogging, Dev & Design, Development, Django, Python, Tech, Tools, Tutorials, Web

Adding robots.txt to your Django Project

robots.txt

In this post we are going to list multiple ways of adding a robots.txt file to your django project. Robots.txt or Robots exclusion protocol is basically a text file that defines the rules for search engine robots (or bots) to inform the robots what part of the website should be

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App & Software, Dev & Design, Development, Django, Python, Tech, Tutorials

Creating a custom template tag in django

custom template tags in django

In this article we are going to create a custom template tag for our django project and use it in one of our django templates. This article assumes that you are already familiar with django and python and have a sample django project setup already. In this example we are

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Devops, Server, Tech, Tools, Web

Fluentd vs Logstash, An unbiased comparison

Fluentd vs Logstash

Fluentd (official website) & Logstash (official website) are open source data collectors, majorly used for transportation of log data to a centralized location / server. In this article we are going to compare Fluentd and Logstash data collectors to transport log data from various servers to a centralized server. We are going

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App & Software, Dev & Design, Development, Django, Mobile, Python, Tech, Tutorials, Tutorials, Web

Django Push Notifications Mongoengine

Django Push Notifications

I recently had to implement push notifications (both GCM and APNS) on a project that I was working on. As we were using django/python for this project, our research led us to django-push-notifications, a django app to send GCM and APNS notifications to android and ios devices respectively. But we found

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App & Software, Development, Django, Python, Tech, Tutorials

How to create pip package for your django/python app

how-to-create-pip-package (David Grant (Flickr))

PIP packages or PyPI packages are an easy way to install custom reusable python modules or applications that once installed can be used with any other python (django) application, project or module. If you are a python developer you must every now and then have used the pip install command

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