Making a Banner Generator With Pillow and Flask

Posted by Bob on Sat 19 August 2017 in Tools • Tagged with Pillow, Flask, Heroku, Flask-WTF, Flask-SQLAlchemy, challenges, PyBites Banner Generator, images • 4 min read

In this article I will take last week's banner.py Pillow script and integrate it into a Flask app.


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Building a Simple Birthday App with Flask-SQLAlchemy

Posted by Bob on Thu 11 May 2017 in Flask • Tagged with Flask-SQLAlchemy, SQLAlchemy, Flask, Facebook, birthday, calendar, icalendar, datetime • 3 min read

In this article I teach you how to get started with Flask-SQLAlchemy. I will set up a model, create the DB, retrieve birthdays from FB and import them into the DB. Lastly I will query the birthdays by date range.


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The making of my Task Manager App for the PyBites Code Challenge

Posted by Martin on Tue 02 May 2017 in Learning • Tagged with blog, challenges, Flask, Bootstrap, HTML, CSS, Jinja2, Flask-SQLAlchemy, sql, guest, learning • 5 min read

As a relatively newcomer to the Python scene I've come to realize that the best way to learn is to actually participate in coding challenges. This has helped to push me out of my comfort zone.


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