Learn how to build better Django sites that wow your customers and make your colleagues love working with your code.
django-filer is a great tool for reusing uploaded content across Django sites. It's an easy choice for new projects, but what about existing projects? Painless steps for migrating existing image and file uploads to django-filer.
Using Django CMS to select featured items from a content river in a way that's intuitive for both designers and editors.
While proxy models aren't the most critical feature in the Django framework, they do seem to get short shrift. Here's a look into how to use this feature to create new and clean interfaces to data without making changes to your database.
Most search requirements are pretty simple and can be satisfied without a search backend. Keeping the code clean and testable is easier with this manager based design pattern.
Haystack makes integrating ElasticSearch into Django projects a breeze, but custom configuration takes a little bit more work.
Put subdomains to work and build dynamic multi-tennant applications.
Using Nginx's X-Accel-Redirect you can apply permissions to files served directly by Nginx or combine Django and WordPress in the same URL paths.
Better environment configuration, inspired by Heroku, borrowed from Foreman.
Slugs and IDs for speedy pretty URLs, a la The Onion