Creating Your First Website in Django
In Hour 1, "Understanding Django," you learned some of the basics about the Django framework. This hour guides you through the steps of creating a functional website called iFriends. Although this website will be basic, it will be the basis for future hours to build on as you are guided through the various aspects of the Django framework.
Creating a Django Project
Let's begin the process of creating a working website by creating a Django project. A Django project is a collection of settings that define a specific instance of Django. These settings include things such as database configuration, URL configuration, and other options that you will learn about as the hours tick by.