Website Architecture

Sept. 22, 2021 | Tags: python design

This website has been under constant changes essentially since I first created it. I used it as a playground to learn different aspects of web development and web design. First, it was a simple flask application developed in flask and deployed in an rpi0 by pulling the git repo every time I wanted to do changes and using linux services to run the web server. Later on, I containerised it and deployed with docker. Then migrated it to Django. More recently I started using tailwindcss to manage CSS instead of rolling my own. This really was a gamechanger and offered a lot more flexibility in order to write new pages for this website.

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First ever blog post!

Aug. 21, 2021 | Tags: python django sqlite

For a while I have been wanting to have a blog to be able to share things I learn during my webdev journey. Creating a website and deploying it was one of the first steps in that direction back in 2019, before I joined Red Points. It was a very simple (well, still is) flask website with jinja2 templates and some data passed for the urls and so on. After I learned Django at Shalion, I decided to move from Flask to Django to have more capabilities moving forward and since I really like Django it was a perfect way to be able to have a small project to test packages and so on.

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