Lately I've been interested in improving the interaction of my
agilitycourses website for mobile users. One such improvement is to add
QR Codes (aka 2D barcodes) representing the page URLs to the printed
representations of pages served as PDFs.
I found that developers have reverse engineered the "api" of the …
I set up my development and deployment environments on Ubuntu with
virtualenv with the --no-site-packages option to isolate them from
packages in the system installation. My application uses pyrsvg and
it is installed by default as a system package. Consequently I had to
link the shared libraries it installs (w …
Googility.com is my first Django website and under the covers the
oldest code looked like it. I had originally written it with the sole
intent of allowing people to enter dog agility businesses and websites
into a database that I could use to create a Dog Agility Google Custom …
I have been using the free website thumbnail service from Shrink The
Web on my dog agility search website Googility since I launched it.
It is quick and easy to use and it adds a lot to the look of the pages.
I had created a simple Django template tag …
Ran into an interesting problem at work this past week that had a simple
on some of our pages and when users entered some text strings we'd
generate invalid JSON payloads that would give the user an error
I recently updated my Django template tag for simplifying the use of
Shrink The Web images. They recently announced a CDN based
distribution of images and they took the opportunity to modify their
The updated template tag is on django snippets.
The STW folks have asked be to extend …
I was adding django-sitemap to googility.com yesterday and found
that Tags don't implement get_absolute_url(). Which makes sense since
the site developer would want to decide how to expose them in the URL
It is also arguable that links to pages displaying the tag view already
exist in the …