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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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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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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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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APIs, Development, Django, Mobile, Security

API Authentication Django and Android Apps

Django API Authentication for android and ios mobile apps

Client and User API Authetication for Django, Android and iOS apps While working on a recent project, I found myself in a situation where me and my team had to implement the security authentication layer on the server side to make sure only the authenticated client applications (android and iOS

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Django, Web

Django Allauth Tutorial – Access Extra Data

custom template tags in django

This tutorial is an extension to my previous django allauth tutorial which was a step by step guide to show you how to setup django allauth by Raymond Penners. This tutorial explains how to access the extra data passed by a social account provider to allauth. I have come across

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Development, Django, Web

Django Allauth Tutorial – (Step by Step)

custom template tags in django

Social Authentication is one of the must haves for any web application nowadays. Apart from getting rid of the pain of coding a custom registration module and maintaining them, Social Authentication or Social Login also: helps achieve higher signup/registration rate helps obtain extra user information through their social profile Enables

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