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Completely updated for Django 3.1.

Django for Beginners is a project-based introduction to Django, the popular Python-based web framework. Suitable for total beginners who have never built a website before as well as professional programmers looking for a fast-paced guide to modern web development and Django fundamentals.

In the book you’ll learn how to:

If you’re curious about Python-based web development, Django for Beginners is a best practices guide to writing and deploying your own websites quickly.



Reviews

"When readers interested in web development ask me what to read next after Python Crash Course, I refer them to Will's books: Django for Beginners, Django for APIs, and Django for Professionals. I highly recommend you check out his work."ERIC MATTHES, author of Python Crash Course

"If you’re looking for a guide into the world of Django, then the three-step of Django for Beginners, Django for APIs, and Django for Professionals is ideal: get up and running, get into APIs, which are a cornerstone of modern app development, and then add the bits you need to your fledging app into production, from databases and static files, to user accounts and security. It’s a long road. Will’s books are an awesome companion."CARLTON GIBSON, Django Fellow and Django REST Framework core contributor

"Will's books are a fantastic resource for web development with Django and Python. I highly recommended them."JEFF TRIPLETT, Python Software Foundation Director, DEFNA President, and REVSYS Partner



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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What format does the book come in?

This is a 276 page ebook that comes in PDF, EPUB, and MOBI formats. The paperback version–along with many reviews–is available on Amazon.

Q: Have you written additional books?

Yes, actually! I also authored Django for APIs and Django for Professionals. You can purchase all three books for $20 off.

Q: Can I get an invoice?

Totally! Upon purchase Gumroad will send you an email with a link to download the book. Click on the “Generate” button on your receipt to receive a detailed invoice with any additional information you need.

Q: Do you offer student/nonprofit discounts?

I understand it can be financially challenging as a student or nonprofit, however the pricing is the same for everyone. I’ve written many free tutorials and co-host a weekly podcast for those looking for free Django resources.

Q: Additional questions?

If you have any questions, shoot me an email at will@learndjango.com.