What you will learn using this book
This book focuses on building a microblogging web application and adding common Web 2.0 features to it. Some of these features are as follows:
- Creating Django view, model, and controller: This ideally deals with learning the Django framework, that is, how requests are handled on controllers to render the view after making the required manipulations with models that are stored on the database.
- Tags and tag clouds: In the microblogging site project, every message will have a hashtag in it (a tag starting with #). The mapping of these tags will be dealt with in this section.
- Content customization and searching: Searching for messages based on keywords or hashtags.
- Ajax enhancements: Using Ajax for autocomplete during ...