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Milestone: deployed a site

I deployed this site today. Something of a milestone. I dropped Wagtail and Puput, and went with Mezzanine because, as I've found out, the larger and more stable a community, the more secure and fully featured the package. Security was a big concern for me, and I'm really glad Mezzanine deals with it so decently.

Notes on Installing Puput on Wagtail on Django

This is a brief one, I hope.

Deployment: The Next Big Batch of Knowledge After Flask

I've begun thinking about how to deploy my app. It would have been easy as a one-pager, but my app has a PostgreSQL database, and it is a social networking site, which means I should prepare for lots and lots of users (assuming people pick it up at all).

Helpful Charts for the Hopeful Beginner

Wondering which direction to develop your code skills in? Use these charts by Kamran Ahmed.

What is Model-View-Controller (MVC)

I was totally confused over how to use flask-security, and researching that made me super confused about sessions vs. cookies vs. tokens, and researching that brought me to the topic of the model-view-controller (MVC). Long story short, I found a pretty good video that introduces the paradigm: