Become the best programmer that you can be.

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Introduction

Many jobs out there require that you have a good balance of soft skills and technical knowledge. Being a programmer is no exception to the rule.

In this article, I will outline what I think are the most valued characteristics that programmers should aspire to have.

Patience

Rome wasn’t built in a day so don’t expect things to suddenly happen overnight. I’m sorry to say it, but you are going to fail a lot of times before you reach success. Accept the fact that you will spend hours, days, or weeks debugging…


Ensure that your web application is secure and ready for deployment.

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Django as it stands

Django is a batteries-included framework that is inherently secure, but there are still a few things that we need to ‘tweak’ on our end in order for us to fully utilize Django's defense capabilities.

In this article, I will discuss a number of ways in which you can help shield your web application from harm.

Tip 1: DEBUG = False

Please, please, please never deploy your application with DEBUG = True on. This is a terrible idea… Make sure that DEBUG = False

If you don’t do this then Django will expose all your…

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