Build Blog With Wagtail CMS (3.0.0)
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Build Blog With Wagtail CMS (3.0.0)

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This book will teach you how to build a modern blog with Wagtail CMS

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Understand Docker and use Docker Compose to do development
  2. Create blog models to work with Wagtail.
  3. Import Bootstrap themes to the blog.
  4. Use PDB and Django shell to debug, test code and check data in terminal.
  5. Learn to use RoutablePage and add Date to the post url.
  6. Build Pagination component and correctly handle querystring.
  7. Make the blog supports writing in Markdown and Latex.
  8. Create contact page using Wagtail FormBuilder
  9. Build menu, meta tags, sitemap, robots.txt for better SEO.
  10. Build comment system based on django-contrib-comments which support Generic Relations
  11. Create Frontend project from python-webpack-boilerplate and load compiled CSS and JS in Django template.
  12. Learn SCSS and use it to customize style in quick way.
  13. Use Tribute.jsAxios to add Mention and Emoji support to the comment form.
  14. Learn Async/AwaitPromise and the benefits.
  15. Deploy the production app to DigitalOcean

Tech

  • Python 3.8
  • Django 3.2
  • Wagtail 2.14
  • Node.js 12
  • Webpack 5
  • Bootstrap 5.1
  • Tribute.js
  • Axios

This book includes:

  1. A PDF ebook which contains about 30 chapters.
  2. 20+ screenshots and several diagrams, all created by me.

Changelog:

3.0.0 Released 2021-08-23

  1. Upgrade Django, Wagtail, update the screenshots.
  2. Import python-webpack-boilerplate as frontend solution
  3. Upgrade Bootstrap 5, drop jQuery, write DOM related code with vanilla JavaScript

2.0.0 Released 2021-01-09

  1. Rewrite the book and source code, update the screenshots.
  2. Add content about docker-compose and docker
  3. Add content about the django-contrib-comments
  4. Add content about the Webpack

1.0.0 Released 2017-09-13

About the Author

MichaelYin
MichaelYin

Michael Yin is a full stack developer from China, and he loves to write high-quality tutorial about programming.

He has published four books on Leanpub.

He also published Celery courses on testdriven.io

He is also the founder of a Digital Agency AccordBox and available for remote job.

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Table of Contents

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Create project
  • 3. Dockerizing Wagtail App
  • 4. Add Blog Models to Wagtail
  • 5. Page Templates in Wagtail
  • 6. Add Bootstrap Theme to Wagtail
  • 7. StreamField in Wagtail
  • 8. Routable Page
  • 9. Add pagination component
  • 10. Add Date to the PostPage URL
  • 11. Full Text Search
  • 12. Markdown Support
  • 13. Customize Markdown Renderer
  • 14. Build form page
  • 15. Menu Management
  • 16. Wagtail SEO Guide
  • 17. Modern frontend development with Webpack
  • 18. Dockerizing Webpack project
  • 19. Comment Model
  • 20. Customize Django-Contrib-Comments
  • 21. Manage comment in Wagtail
  • 22. Add Mention support to Django form with Tribute.js
  • 23. Add Emoji support to Django form with Tribute.js
  • 24. Deploy
  • 25. Next Steps
  • 26. Backend FAQ
  • 27. Frontend FAQ

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