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Pretty Formatting JSON in the Django Admin

Recently I was writing code to interact with a third-party API. The API changes frequently, especially the data contained in responses. However, that data has to be saved and periodically needs to be audited. I wanted a data model flexible enough to handle these periodic changes without a lot of ...

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How To Create Installable, Reusable Django Packages



: Django Package Ecosystem: cookiecutter-djangopackage


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: Django Package Ecosystem: cookiecutter-djangopackage



What I mean by an \"installable Django package\": a reusable component that can be shared across Django projects, allowing us to combine our own efforts with others. Some examples include:

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Titlecasing Markdown Headers with Python


Recently I've been writing a lot of Markdown. While not as sophisticated as ReStructuredText, it's simplicity is nice for accelerated writing. The problem is that I like to put section headings in titlecase.

What do I mean by titlecase?

go to the room


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Python Decorator Cheatsheet

I can never remember the syntax for writing decorators. I always have to look it up. Worse, I always have to remember where to look to find references. Hence the reason for this article. I'll never lose this reference: It's on my laptop and the internet.

Each type ...

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