O'Reilly logo

Django By Example by Antonio Melé

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 7. Building an Online Shop

In the previous chapter, you created a follower system and built a user activity stream. You also learned how Django signals work and integrated Redis into your project to count image views. In this chapter, you will learn how to build a basic online shop. You will create a catalog of products and implement a shopping cart using Django sessions. You will also learn how to create custom context processors and launch asynchronous tasks using Celery.

In this chapter, you will learn to:

  • Create a product catalog
  • Build a shopping cart using Django sessions
  • Manage customer orders
  • Send asynchronous notifications to customers using Celery

Creating an online shop project

We are going to start with a new Django project to build ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required