Django for APIs: Build web APIs with Python and Django

Django for APIs: Build web APIs with Python and Django

English | 2020 | ISBN: 978-1735467221 | 160 Pages | PDF, EPUB, EPUB | 16 MB

Completely updated for Django 3.1 & Django REST Framework 3.11 Django for APIs is a project-based guide to building modern APIs with Django & Django REST Framework. It is suitable for beginners who have never built an API before as well as professional programmers looking for a fast-paced introduction to Django fundamentals and best practices. In the book you’ll learn how to:
  • Build 3 Django backends from scratch, including a Library API, Todo API, and Blog API
  • Connect to a React JavaScript front-end
  • Integrate user authentication: basic, sessions, and tokens
  • Add permissions and proper documentation
  • Use viewsets and routers for concise code
If you’re curious about Python-based APIs, Django for APIs is a best-practices guide to writing and customizing your own quickly.