Posts in the how-to category

by flipperpa on June 30, 2015, 4:50 p.m.

There are many different methods of generating a PDF in Python (and therefore, Django), that I have been exploring over the past few days for a project. After looking through these, this one seems straightforward.

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by flipperpa on Jan. 5, 2018, 2:54 a.m.

Bootstrap 4 provides some wonderful classes to use with various types of embedded content. In this post, I'll show how to use Wagtail's embed package to choose which Bootstrap CSS class to use in Django templates.

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by flipperpa on March 12, 2018, 12:58 p.m.

StreamFields are one of the great features of Wagtail, allowing developers to keep content structured and completely separate from the display layer of code. But how do you keep your data if you want to rename a block within a StreamField?

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by flipperpa on May 7, 2018, 5:34 p.m.

Django offers support for SQL Server through the third-party database engine, django-pyodbc-azure. Here's an end-to-end set of instructions for the best practices for installing it in 2018.

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