A collection of 90 articles

  • #Django
  • #django-allauth
  • #users

User Accounts With django-allauth - Building SaaS #41

In this episode, we added django-allauth to create accounts that default to email instead of using usernames. We added the package, configured some templates, and created tests.

  • #Python
  • #Serverless
  • #AWS
  • #GCP
  • #Chalice

Serverless Python And Why You Should Try It Out

At the January 2020 Python Frederick event, Patrick Pierson showed the group how you can use Python in different serverless services on AWS and GCP. He also showed a couple of serverless frameworks like Serverless and Chalice.

  • #Python
  • #Django

From Browser To Django

Django helps you build websites in Python. How does it work? In this series, we’ll explore Django from top to bottom to show you how to build the website you’ve wanted. We’ll start from the beginning with the browser.

  • #Django
  • #auth

Make A Custom User Model - Building SaaS #40

In this episode, we started a users app and hooked up the custom user model feature of Django to unlock the full extensibility of that model in the future.

  • #SaaS
  • #Python
  • #Django

A Failed SaaS Postmortem

My Software as a Service failed. After three years of running College Conductor, I’m shutting it down. The service failed for a host of reasons, and this article details what I learned from the whole experience.

  • #Django
  • #django-environ
  • #django-debug-toolbar

django-environ and django-debug-toolbar - Building SaaS #39

In this episode, we set up a couple of tools that will be at the base of development. The first tool was django-environ to control Django settings from environment variables. The second tool was the django-debug-toolbar to help with debugging pages in future work.