Beginning Django E-Commerce

Beginning Django E-Commerce

by James McGaw

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Beginning Django E-Commerce guides you through producing an e-commerce site using Django, the most popular Python web development framework. Topics covered include how to make a shopping cart, a checkout, and a payment processor; how to make the most of Ajax; and search engine optimization best practices. Throughout the book, you'll take each topic and apply it to build a single example site, and all the while you'll learn the theory behind what you're architecting.

  • Build a fully functional e-commerce site.
  • Learn to architect your site properly to survive in an increasingly competitive online landscape with goodsearch engine optimizationtechniques.
  • Become versed in the Django web framework and learn how you can put it to use to drastically reduce the amount of work you need to do to get a site up and running quickly.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781430225355
Publisher: Apress
Publication date: 10/30/2009
Series: Expert's Voice in Web Development
Edition description: 1st ed.
Pages: 300
Product dimensions: 7.52(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

About the Author

Jim McGaw is a web developer with several years of experience developing enterprise-level web applications, particularly online catalog and shopping cart sites. Jim believes that anything worth doing is worth doing right, and since there is often more than one way to do something, he works very hard to make sure that he does it correctly. He relishes the opportunity to work with technology on a daily basis, and he especially enjoys enlightening others about the latest web trends, like front-end engineering and Ajax, as well as the other nuances of his craft.

Table of Contents

  1. Best Laid Plans
  2. Creating a Django Site
  3. Models for Sale
  4. The Shopping Cart
  5. Site Checkout & Orders
  6. Creating User Accounts
  7. Product Images
  8. Implementing Product Search
  9. Intelligent Cross-Selling
  10. Adding in Ajax
  11. Search Engine Optimization
  12. Web Security Overview
  13. Improving Performance
  14. Django Testing
  15. Deployment
  16. Django on Google App Engine

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