Is it Secure to Store Passwords as Environment Variables in Django?

Django Web Framework Tutorials

When building a Django application, one of the most important considerations is how to securely store sensitive data like passwords, API keys, and other credentials. A common question that arises is whether it is safe to store these secrets as environment variables rather than hardcoding them in config files. In this post, we’ll explore the … Read more

Renaming a Model Field with South in Django

Django Web Framework Tutorials

Migrating database schema changes is crucial when developing Django applications over time. Often, you may realize you need to rename a model field to something more appropriate. However, renaming fields isn’t as straightforward as it may initially seem. In this post, we’ll explore how to properly rename fields with South. An Introduction to South South … Read more

Performing Operations Between Variables in Django Templates

Django Web Framework Tutorials

Performing operations between variables in Django templates allows for dynamic and interactive content presentation. While Django encourages keeping business logic in views, performing simple operations in templates can enhance user experience. Let’s explore how to carry out various operations between variables in Django templates and implications Arithmetic Operations Django templates support basic arithmetic operations between … Read more

How to ‘Bulk Update’ with Django

Django Web Framework Tutorials

In Django, performing bulk updates on database records can significantly improve application efficiency when dealing with large datasets. Implementing ‘bulk update’ operation allows for faster processing and reduces number of database queries, leading to optimized performance. Let explore how to perform a ‘bulk update’ in Django, along with an example. Implementing ‘Bulk Update’ Django provides … Read more

Master For Loop with Dictionary Object in Django Templates

Django Web Framework Tutorials

Django templates provide a flexible and intuitive way to work with data, including dictionaries. If you want to iterate over the key-value pairs of a dictionary in your Django template, you find that Django’s template engine offers powerful tools to accomplish this. In this blog, we’ll explore how to effectively use for loops to iterate … Read more

Building a Digital Clock Using Python & Tkinter

Python Programming

A digital clock is a timeless piece of functionality that we encounter every day. Why not create your own digital clock using Python? In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through the process of building a simple digital clock that displays the current time. Let’s get starte! Prerequisites Before we dive into the code, ensure you … Read more