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Migrating it Right: The Basics

Now if ya’ll ever tried developing an app on Django surely you have encountered these thingies...

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Carl Shemmuel Ipanag

Developer

Making Coding Easier for Everyone

Working in the programming industry is a lot harder than I expected. I have worked for over a year and have experienced my fair share of hardships. To survive in this industry, programmers have to keep improving themselves and must always be hungry for new knowledge. But that's not all it...

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Anton Iñaki Sison

Developer

Angular Forms

Angular FormsHandling user input with forms is the cornerstone of many common applications. Applications use forms to enable users to log in, to update a profile, to enter sensitive information, and to perform many other data-entry tasks.Angular Forms Usag...

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Melchi Lloyd Aballe

Developer

Sphinx: A Python Documentation Generator

Steve C. McConnell, an author of software engineering textbooks, once said that "Good code is its own best documentation. As you are about to add a comment, ask yourself, How can I improve the code so that this comment isn't needed? Improve the code and then document it ...

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Theressa Marie Tan

Developer

Django’s cache framework (Memcached)

Let's play Django with Memcached. As the great framework Django is, it's so easy to activate any kind of cache in your project. Memcac...

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Jerome Rumbaoa

Developer

Insight on Customization of Django ModelAdmin

Django, a python web framework that is free and open-source. A web framework is a set of components that helps developers build websites faster and easier, because developers don't need to reinvent web components like: a way to handle authentication, forms, uploading and serving fi...

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Christian Mae Mendez

Developer

Django Common Info Model

There are times that we want fields to exist on a lot of models. Like the fields “is_active”, “updated”, and “created”. These are common info that sometimes we want to exist on every model.We could declare it on every model like this:class Randomizer(models.Model...

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Aellivon Kyle Sub

Developer

Quality Assurance VS Quality Control VS Testing Doesn’t Have To Be Hard

In some companies, the quality of the product should be acquired to induce customer satisfaction. Higher customer satisfaction, higher demand and additional client to induce. What is quality? In software companies, software quality is defined as a field of study and practice that describes the...

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Kerstine Rodilla

Management

Regular Expressions in Django

The ability to search for patterns is something that caught my attention recently. It is something that I happen to be using for a long time, without realizing it. It is called regex or also known as regular expression. I hope that this post will help others appreciate and understand regex mor...

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Anton Iñaki Sison

Developer

Basic Server Setup (Django, Gunicorn and Nginx)

Django was written in Python. A free and open source web application framework. A web framework is a set of components that helps us to develop websites faster and easier.This blog covers the steps in setting up a django project with the help of useful tools like Gunicorn and Ngi...

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Jerome Rumbaoa

Developer

Creating and Deploying Django Management Commands in Crontab

Common to us developers, we want our lives to be more automated and efficient. Automated in a sense that when we execute the same commands through time, we might want to simplify our tasks. Simplify by means of scripts that will handle such commands all at once. In this way, we've ...

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Theressa Marie Tan

Developer

Main Components of a Responsive Web Design

I hate unresponsive websites. Specially small texts that are so hard to read using phones. To be able to read them, I need to zoom in a text, but the worse part is when they can't be zoomed.But, thankfully! Most websites nowadays can be viewed using different devices like desktops,...

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Minette Yuson

Trainee

Git For Beginners

One of the most common problems with new programmers is using “Git”. Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.So why do we use “Git”?. We use git because it simplifie...

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Melchi Lloyd Aballe

Developer

Django and Fixtures: Pre-populating Database With Initial Data

Sometimes we want to pre-populate our database for a lot of different reasons. These data are maybe constants that needs to be loaded at the start of the django app or maybe we need these data to always have the same primary key (pk) throughout the start of the django app.Whatever ...

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Aellivon Kyle Sub

Developer

WebSockets in 1 minute

You’ve probably used websocket before or now without knowing. Almost every app we depend on like Facebook, Messenger, Instagram, Twitter, Google docs, etc. are probably using websockets so you’re technically using them too. Websockets are popular for apps like chat applications, live blogs, mu...

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Christian Jay Dango

Developer

Migrating it Right: Handling Migrations

We now get our hand on a more advanced topic of migrations. But before that, lemme summarize the things discussed on the last blog with a short bullet list to get straight to the point:Migrations are responsible for making changes in the database. And this includes adding, a...

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Carl Shemmuel Ipanag

Developer

Utilizing Python(2.7.16) Built-in Functions

What to know about functions?A function in python is a blocked of organized, and reusable code that performs a specific task.There are two basic types of functions: the built-in functions which are part of the python language, wh...

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Christian Mae Mendez

Developer

Never Mess with Software Testing Methodologies and Here’s the Reason Why

First let me ask you, what’s the most significant factor in ensuring that your mobile app, website or desktop is profitable?But, before I will answer that question, let me introduce myself first. Hi! I am Kerstine, a quality assurance tester in our company.In our company high qua...

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Kerstine Rodilla

Management

Migrating it Right: The Basics

Now if ya’ll ever tried developing an app on Django surely you have encountered these thingies called “migrations”. Basically migrations are a bunch of scripts used to, well as the name states, “migrate” the database from one state to the next. I’m not going through an in depth explanation of ...

5 Mins read
Carl Shemmuel Ipanag

Developer

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