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Dockerizing Flask with Postgres, Gunicorn, and Nginx

This tutorial details how to configure Flask to run on Docker along with Postgres, Nginx, and Gunicorn.

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Automating Performance Testing in Django

This post looks at how to set up automated performance tests to uncover and prevent inefficient database queries.

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Guide to Unit Testing Vue Components

This tutorial serves as a guide for unit testing Vue components.

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Storing Django Static and Media Files on Amazon S3

This tutorial shows how to configure Django to load and serve up static and media files, public and private, via an Amazon S3 bucket.

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Running Flask on Kubernetes

The following is a step-by-step walkthrough of how to deploy a Flask-based microservice (along with Postgres and Vue.js) to a Kubernetes cluster.

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Developing and Testing an Asynchronous API with FastAPI and Pytest

This tutorial looks at how to develop and test an asynchronous API with FastAPI, Postgres, Pytest, and Docker using Test-Driven Development (TDD).

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Dockerizing Masonite with Postgres, Gunicorn, and Nginx

This tutorial details how to configure Masonite to run on Docker along with Postgres, Nginx, and Gunicorn.

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Test-Driven Development with React, Jest, and Enzyme - Part 2

In part 2, we'll finish the UI before we dive in to adding the basic calculator functionality.

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Test-Driven Development with React, Jest, and Enzyme - Part 1

In part 1, we'll set up the overall project and then dive into developing the UI with Test-Driven Development.

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Asynchronous Tasks with Flask and Redis Queue

This post looks at how to configure Redis Queue (RQ) to handle long-running tasks in a Flask app.

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Running Vault and Consul on Kubernetes

In the following tutorial we'll walk you through provisioning Hashicorp's Vault and Consul on Kubernetes.

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Serving Static Files from Flask with WhiteNoise and Amazon CloudFront

This tutorial shows how to manage static files with Flask, WhiteNoise, and Amazon CloudFront.

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Dockerizing Django with Postgres, Gunicorn, and Nginx

This tutorial details how to configure Django to run on Docker along with Postgres, Nginx, and Gunicorn.

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Running Flask on Docker Swarm

This post looks at how to run a Flask app on Docker Swarm.

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Django vs. Flask in 2019: Which Framework to Choose

In this article, we'll look at the best use cases for Django and Flask along with what makes them unique, from an educational and development standpoint.

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Continuously Deploying Django to DigitalOcean with Docker and GitLab

In this tutorial, we'll look at how to configure GitLab CI to continuously deploy a Django and Docker application to DigitalOcean.

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Deploying Django to Heroku With Docker

This post looks at how to deploy a Django app to Heroku with Docker via the Heroku Container Runtime.

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CSS Grid: No Nonsense Layouts

This articles serves as an introduction to CSS Grid where you'll look at how to create complex grid-based layouts with simple CSS.

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Production Django Deployments on Heroku

This article aims to simplify the process of deploying, maintaining, and scaling a production-grade Django app on Heroku.

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Deploying a Flask and Vue App to Heroku with Docker and Gitlab CI

This post looks at how to containerize a full-stack web app powered by Flask and Vue and deploy it to Heroku using Gitlab CI.

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Accepting Payments with Stripe, Vue.js, and Flask

This post details how to develop a web app for selling products using Stripe, Vue.js, and Flask.

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Developing a Single Page App with Flask and Vue.js

The following is a step-by-step walkthrough of how to set up a basic CRUD app with Vue and Flask.

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Developing an Asynchronous Task Queue in Python

This post looks at how to implement several asynchronous task queues using Python's multiprocessing library and Redis.

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Faster CI Builds with Docker Cache

This post takes a quick look at how to speed up your Docker-based CI builds on Travis, Circle, and GitLab with Docker Cache.

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Running Spark with Docker Swarm on DigitalOcean

This post details how to deploy Apache Spark to a Docker Swarm Cluster on DigitalOcean.

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React Hooks - A deeper dive featuring useContext and useReducer

This article looks at how the useContext and useReducer hooks can be used to make React applications and their state management clean and efficient.

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Distributed Testing with Selenium Grid and Docker

This post shows how to distribute automated tests with Selenium Grid and Docker Swarm. We'll also look at how to run tests against a number of browsers and automate the provisioning and deprovisioning of machines to keep costs down.

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Getting Telegram Notifications From Travis CI

In this post, we look at how configure Travis CI to send build notifications to Telegram messenger.

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Asynchronous Tasks with Falcon and Celery

This post shows how to integrate Celery into the Python-based Falcon web framework.

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Concurrent Web Scraping with Selenium Grid and Docker Swarm

This post details how to run a Python and Selenium-based web scraper in parallel with Selenium Grid and Docker Swarm.

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Building A Concurrent Web Scraper With Python and Selenium

This is a quick post that looks at how to speed up a simple, Python-based web scraping and crawling script with parallel processing via the multiprocessing library. We'll also break down the script itself and show how to test the parsing functionality.

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Behavior-Driven Development with Django and Aloe

In the following tutorial, we walk you through the BDD development cycle by programming an example feature using Django and Aloe.

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Primer on React Hooks

An introduction to React Hooks.

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Running Cypress Tests in Parallel

In the following tutorial, we walk you through configuring Cypress to run tests in parallel with CircleCI.

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Creating a Custom User Model in Django

This post explains step-by-step how to create a custom User model in Django.

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Modern Front-End Testing with Cypress

This post looks at how to introduce Cypress into your test-driven development workflow.

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Adding a Custom Stripe Checkout to a Flask App

In this tutorial we're going to look at how to add a custom Stripe checkout to a Flask application for processing payments.

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Setting up Stripe Connect with Django

This tutorial looks at how to integrate Stripe Connect into a Django application.

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Deploying a Node App to Google Cloud with Kubernetes

This tutorial demonstrates how to deploy a Node microservice to a Kubernetes cluster on Google Kubernetes Engine.

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Deploying Spark on Kubernetes

This tutorial demonstrates how to deploy Spark on a Kubernetes cluster.

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Sending Confirmation Emails with Flask, Redis Queue, and Amazon SES

This blog post looks at how to send confirmation emails to newly registered users with Flask, Redis Queue, and Amazon SES.

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Dynamic Secret Generation with Vault and Flask

In this tutorial, we'll look at a real-world example of using Hashicorp's Vault and Consul to create dynamic Postgres credentials for a Flask web app.

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Creating a Kubernetes Cluster on DigitalOcean with Python and Fabric

This tutorial demonstrates how to automate the setup of a Kubernetes cluster with Python and Fabric on DigitalOcean.

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Deploying Vault and Consul

This tutorial shows how to deploy Vault and Consul with Docker Swarm.

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Managing Secrets with Vault and Consul

This post looks at how to set up and use Hashicorp's Vault and Consul to securely store and manage secrets.

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Django Stripe Tutorial

Quickly add Stripe to accept payments on a Django/Python website.

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Testing Angular with Cypress and Docker

This post details how to add end-to-end tests to an Angular app with Cypress and Docker.

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Migrating from Heroku to AWS

This post organizes some of the best tutorials on the web to migrate from Heroku to AWS.

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