The Importance of Refactoring Code

Posted by Julian on Thu 13 July 2017 in Concepts • Tagged with python, beginner, learning, examples, code, refactoring • 4 min read

In this quick post I discuss why refactoring code is one of the most important parts of the learning process.


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200 Days of PyBites, 100 Days of Code and our Next Project

Posted by PyBites on Fri 07 July 2017 in Special • Tagged with pybites, 100DaysOfCode, learning, modules, special, milestone, lessons, community, automation, utilities, scripts, 100DaysOfDjango • 5 min read

We did it! #100DaysOfCode is done: 5K lines of code, 100 scripts. Just on the day PyBites turns 200 days. In this article we will share our learning on this major project and announce our next 100 days effort ...


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From Challenge to Project - How I Made PyTrack, Learning Modules and Packaging

Posted by Martin on Fri 07 July 2017 in Learning • Tagged with challenges, guest, PyTrack, packaging, peewee, click, maya, learning • 6 min read

This is a guest post by Martin, a passionate Pythonista who turns our code challenges into cool projects. In this article he describes his process of building pyTrack, a simple task time tracker. Not only did he learn various Python modules - PeeWee, Maya and Click - he also stunned us delivering a project with great documentation and properly packaged code.


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Flask Web Server Port Mapping

Posted by Julian on Sat 01 July 2017 in Flask • Tagged with Flask, python, beginner, learning, ports, apps • 2 min read

A quick post on Flask App port mapping


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Twitter digest 2017 week 24

Posted by PyBites on Sun 18 June 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, Postgres, JSON, Rest, API, Strings, Docker, Flask, React, AWS, learning, Py, Instagram, data science, charts, NASA, Faker, GitHub, Readme, indentation, data analysis, twilio • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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How to Write a Python Subclass

Posted by Julian on Sat 17 June 2017 in Learning • Tagged with learning, code, programming, python, classes, beginners • 5 min read

In this article I cover Python subclasses and inheritance using a relatable code example scenario.


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Twitter digest 2017 week 23

Posted by PyBites on Sun 11 June 2017 in Digest • Tagged with twitter, news, tips, python, Elizabeth, books, packtpub, data analysis, objects, sentiment analysis, VADER, matplotlib, pandas, help, R, machine learning, cli, Django, REST, Pelican, Jinja2, asyncio, learning, coding • 2 min read

Every weekend we share a curated list of 15 cool things (mostly Python) that we found / tweeted throughout the week.


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Flask Sessions

Posted by Julian on Fri 02 June 2017 in Flask • Tagged with Flask, python, beginner, sessions, learning, examples, code • 4 min read

In this quick post I discuss Flask Sessions and provide a few use cases.


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Code Challenge 20 - Object Oriented Programming Fun - Review

Posted by PyBites on Mon 29 May 2017 in Challenges • Tagged with codechallenges, learning, OOP, object oriented, inheritance, dunder, games, adventure, warcraft, Twilio, karma, Rooms • 2 min read

It's review time again. Wow: challenge #20 already! We can't believe we have worked through so many already. We also keep receiving amazing PRs, awesome!


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How to Write a Python Class

Posted by Julian on Thu 25 May 2017 in Learning • Tagged with learning, code, programming, python, classes, beginners • 4 min read

In this post I cover learning Python classes by walking through one of our 100 days of code submissions.


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