Web Development in Flask: Build Your First Website

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Implement a Flask Model with SqlAlchemy.

Implement a Flask Registration View.

Add CSS to a Flask Website.

1.5 hours
No download needed
Split-screen video
Desktop only

This guided project, Web Development in Flask: Build Your First Website, will help an intermediate Python programmer who is looking to utilize Flask to create a website requiring user credentials. In this 1.5-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to create a Flask Model with SqlAlchemy, create a Flask registration page, create a Flask login page that requires credentials, render application data in a Flask template, and link a stylesheet in a Flask template. To achieve this, you will be taking on the role of helping a company that needs to track products, so that only registered users are allowed to view the products. In order to be successful in this project, you will need some experience with some IDE (VS Code), basic Linux command line, some SQL + Database, and basic Python (classes, variables, functions, control constructs).

Skills you will develop

  • Flask Website

  • Flask-Login

  • Flask Template

  • Flask

  • Sqlalchemy

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Implement a User model using SqlAlchemy.

  2. Use the Flask Login Package to add a Registration page.

  3. Create a Flask Login page to gather credentials.

  4. Create a protected template and view.

  5. Create a list of products using a Flask template loop.

  6. Style a Flask template with CSS.

  7. Capstone Task: Create a Flask Web App Requiring Credentials.

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In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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