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Learn Python & Django by building a web app (pre-order)

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Tracy Osborn
@limedaring · Founder, WeddingLovely
Hey everyone — what a nice surprise to wake up to! I'm a designer who taught myself Python/Django a few years ago to launch a startup. I've always been super frustrated about current programming tutorials, since usually they assume some programming knowledge (throwing around terms like MVC and whatnot) and most Django tutorials, including the official one, … See more

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Tracy Osborn
@limedaring · Founder, WeddingLovely
Hey everyone — what a nice surprise to wake up to! I'm a designer who taught myself Python/Django a few years ago to launch a startup. I've always been super frustrated about current programming tutorials, since usually they assume some programming knowledge (throwing around terms like MVC and whatnot) and most Django tutorials, including the official one, … See more
Andrey Petrov
@shazow · Creator, self
I've been mostly sitting in the next room while Tracy has been writing her book for more than a year now, one of my favourite stories is how Tracy was trying to work with a traditional publisher originally—and even got some offers. The rates were pretty abysmal, though. Something like $8K and 5% royalties. Instead, Tracy decided to go the Kickstarter route … See more
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Tori Bunte
@stttories · PMM, HPE Storage
I'm excited to order this - written by a designer who taught herself programming five years ago. It's written to be easily ingested by non-programmers/beginners, and you dive right in by setting up a project and launching an app (deployed on Heroku). More from her post in /r/LearnProgramming: "I've always been super frustrated about current programming tu… See more
Sam Juraschka
@sammyjwalk · samj
I've heard a lot of great things about Tracy and have heard about her own adventure from taking the leap as a full-time graphic designer to a web-developer, and deciding to code her own web-app from scratch. Pretty huge inspiration for those of us wanting to make a project or idea, but not sure how to get it started.
Misbah Ashraf
@misbahspeaks · Product Growth @toymailco
Awesome :)