Django Weekly 27 - Advanced Django querying, Django Signals, Elasticbeanstalk and more
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by Ankur Gupta

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Application of Django's Case, When queryset operators for sorting events by date.

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Django Signals are extremely useful for decoupling modules. They allow a low-level Django app to send events for other apps to handle without creating a direct dependency. Signals are easy to set up, but harder to test. So In this article, I’m going to walk you through implementing a context manager for testing Django signals, step by step.

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Kenneth Love and Trey Hunner will answer your questions about how we use Django's forms.


What to test and where to test is a common question I get asked. In this video learn about different types of tests you can write in the context of Django.

In case you missed the news, DjangoCon US 2017 will take place in beautiful Spokane, Washington, from August 13-18, 2017.

In this tutorial I will cover a few strategies to create Django user sign up/registration. Usually I implement it from scratch. You will see it’s very straightforward.

Run your django CMS project as a single-page application (SPA) with vue.js and vue-router.

elastic beanstalk


drf-writable-nested - 11 Stars, 0 Fork
Writable nested model serializer for Django REST Framework.

Django reusable app that uses Celery Inspect command to monitor workers/tasks via the Django REST Framework

djeasy - 5 Stars, 3 Fork
Django simple quick setup

Ankur has coded and deployed numerous Python software over the last 10 years, at three venture funded startup and a fortune 10 company. He currently heads Numerate Labs. Djangoweekly is his side project with Django being his go to web framework.

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