Pages tagged with django

Two-Faced Django Part 3: Newforms


Part three of the Two-faced Django series looks at using newforms for validation.

Writing Custom Contexts for Django


Writing custom contexts for Django is a powerful way to extend generic templates, or to simply avoid writing repetitive code when you need the same content to be available to a number of templates. They are also fantastically simple to use

Two-Faced Django: Live install

The example application built in this series is now alive and accessible. Although, its extraordinarily bland. I will acknowledge that. The Facebook portion is also alive here.

Deploying django-springsteen on Google App Engine

This articles covers the basics of creating a custom search vertical using django-springsteen and then deploying it on Google App Engine.

Two-Faced Django Part 7: PyFacebook and FBJS Ajax

The seventh (and final!) entry in the Two-Faced Django series. We look at implementing Ajax functionality in the Facebook app we have been developing with PyFacebook.

Syntax Highlighting with MarkDown, and a pinch of Automagick for Django


It can be a bit awkward to implement MarkDown and Code Syntax highlighting together in your Django applications. But making them play nicely together doesn't have to be a hassle. Beyond that, its about time to teach your Django blog to automagickly create MarkDown references for you. If only it would stop begging at the dinner table...

Setting Up Django-Rcsfield


I spent an hour or two last night figuring out how to get django-rcsfield working, and figure that the notes from the experience might benefit anyone else trying to do the same. With these notes, you too should only be thirty minutes away from adding version control to your Django textfields.

What Do Django People Search About?


Link to the search logs for Findjango. Obviously, not really that much data, but something.

Restricting User Signups in Django


A brief and informal article on restricting the user signups using an arbitrary signup code with a specified number of uses. Could this be made into a pluggable app?

Reranking Results in django-springsteen

After introducing django-springsteen to the world yesterday, here is a look at how to use django-springsteen to rerank search results with custom logic, as well as a look at how it achieves consistency of results across pagination.

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