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My Python & Django deployment workflow and tools

If you’re new to Python web development with Django, there are some things that tutorials don’t teach. Deploying to a server when you [...]
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Using Django models in external Python scripts

Since Django 1.4 the syntax to import you models in external scripts has changed. The setup_environ method has been deprecated for a while [...]

PHP Debugging with Xdebug

Web development with PHP can get frustrating without the adequate tools. The most common thing a new web developer does when attempting PHP [...]

The importance of Web frameworks in startup development teams

In a start-up environment, things happen so fast that there’s very little time to polish your tools. Code gets done undocumented, development team [...]

Easy PHP code test development with SimpleTest unit testing framework

Testing is a task every developer has to do eventually on any programming project. You can do it manually after writing all your [...]

command line tools for web developers

Many people are typically afraid of the terminal. Yes, it might look scary for some, retro for others, but for the practical busy [...]