Django is an open-source, high-level and free Web
framework created using Python. It
follows the Model View Template(MVT) architectural pattern. In this tutorial you'll
learn to setup a Django 2.2 project from scratch.
Why to Choose Django?
Django is one of the best framework available today. It acts as a quick solution for
development and delivers high-quality code with better security. Django takes it
seriously and helps to avoid SQL injection, cross-site scripting etc. Let's look at
some of the core features in Django
It's considered to be one of the
fastest framework built by python language.It encourages rapid development
with a clean and pragmatic design.
Django comes with many
components that helps to develop faster and easier.No need of downloading
any components separately as Django installs all the extras,
packages and the related dependencies.
Django is used to develop all
sorts of applications – from basic development to complex development.
Therefore, Django is extremely versatile in all fields.
Django is as secure as any web
framework can be. It provides tools to prevent common mistakes
causing security problems.
Make sure you have installed Python in your PC.
Click on Install
Python If you haven't installed Python on your PC/ Mac.
Type the following command at your terminal to install
Django on your PC/ Mac
pip install Django==2.2
Starting a new Django application
Now that we have completed the basic setup, to start
Django application. Let's start the Project.
django-admin startproject sampleProject
After initiating the project. Type the following command
to get into the project directory
After creating the project, you will find a list of files inside the project
directory as below.