Python Flask for Beginners
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Python Flask for Beginners

Learn Web Development with Flask

About the Book

Build incredible web applications quickly and efficiently using Flask, the best Python micro-framework.

This book is for developers interested in developing projects with Flask, it's good to have basic Python and programming knowledge before starting with Flask.

Build all kind of applications from web oriented projects to REST APIs.

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About the Author

Alejandro Garcia
A.J. García

I started my coding career back in 2003. Lately I've been involved a lot in Javascript for frontend and the backend.

I would love passing along to you some of the experiences and challenges I've faced over the years.

Table of Contents

  • Other Books by Alejandro
    • Recommended Resources
  • Introduction
    • Who is this book for ?
    • What this book covers ?
  • Chapter 1: Environment
    • Use virtualenv to manage your environment
    • Version control
    • Debugging
    • Summary
  • Chapter 2: Organizing your project
    • Definitions
    • Organization patterns
    • Summary
  • Chapter 3: Configuration
    • The simple case
    • Instance folder
    • Summary
  • Chapter 4: Advanced patterns for views and routing
    • View decorators
    • URL Converters
    • Summary
  • Chapter 5: Blueprints
    • What is a blueprint?
    • Why would you use blueprints?
    • Where do you put them?
    • How do you use them?
    • Refactoring small apps to use blueprints
    • Summary
  • Chapter 6: Templates
    • A quick primer on Jinja
    • How to organize templates
    • Inheritance
    • Creating macros
    • Custom filters
    • Summary
  • Chapter 7: Static files
    • Organizing your static files
    • Manage static assets with Flask-Assets
    • Summary
  • Chapter 8: Storing data
    • SQLAlchemy
    • Summary
  • Chapter 9: Handling forms
    • Flask-WTF
    • Summary
  • Chapter 10: Patterns for handling users
    • Email confirmation
    • Storing passwords
    • Authentication
    • Forgot your password
    • Summary
  • Chater 11: Deployment
    • The Host
    • The stack
    • Summary
  • Keep developing applications with Flask
  • About the Author
  • Notes

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