These are generally longer form technical articles
Programatically setting up Django with Wagtail
I want a management command that I can run to set up my wagtail site and create a superuser and make things nicely automated
HTMX with Django Example 2 - Bulk Update
This is the second example in a series of coding out examples from the HTMX website in DJango
HTMX Examples using Django - Click to Edit
I want to learn HTMX and the best way for me to do so is by example.
Add an instagram api feed to your Django website pt 1 - get the data!!
I am in the process of building a website that requires a carousel of the latest instagram pictures. Here are the steps I took to get this running on my Django site.
Using Vagrant for local Django Ansible deployments
I use digitalocean to host my web applications and I use ansible to provision and deploy. I have taken the decision to not use docker until a need for it arrises. This post will take you through all the steps to
Extracting pattern from set of files
I was given a directory of problematic files. Each file had a pattern _id_ in it. I needed that id to then remove to a temporary table in T-SQL
Using pip through a corporate firewall on Windows
It can be very frustrating working behind a corporate proxy trying to install packages but here is a way to take away the pain
Seeing queries produced by Django ORM
In order to get comfortable with the Django ORM seeing what SQL is produced is really helpful in order to make sure you arent producing unnecessary sql