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Django 4 for the Impatient

By : Greg Lim, Daniel Correa
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Django 4 for the Impatient

By: Greg Lim, Daniel Correa

Overview of this book

Learning Django can be a tricky and time-consuming activity. There are hundreds of tutorials, loads of documentation, and many explanations that are hard to digest. However, this book enables you to use and learn Django in just a couple of days. In this book, you’ll go on a fun, hands-on, and pragmatic journey to learn Django full stack development. You'll start building your first Django app within minutes. You'll be provided with short explanations and a practical approach that cover some of the most important Django features, such as Django Apps’ structure, URLs, views, templates, models, CSS inclusion, image storage, authentication and authorization, Django admin panel, and many more. You'll also use Django to develop a movies review app and deploy it to the internet. By the end of this book, you'll be able to build and deploy your own Django web applications.
Table of Contents (14 chapters)

Preface

Django is a free, open source web framework for building modern Python web applications.

This book will help you get up and running with the fundamentals of Django. You will start building your first Django app within minutes. The book provides you with short explanations and a practical approach that cover some of the most important Django features, including the Django apps' structure, URLs, views, templates, models, CSS inclusion, image storage, authentication and authorization, the Django admin panel, and much more.

You will develop a movie reviews application across the book chapters. The movie reviews application will be the means to understand straightforward and complex Django concepts and how Django features can be used to implement full-stack web applications.

By the end of this book, you will be able to develop your own Django web applications and deploy them to the cloud.