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Django Fluent CMS - DjangoCon EU 2013

Django Fluent CMS - DjangoCon EU 2013

Lightning talk at DjangoConEU 2013

The main thing showing here, is how to build a system composed of many apps - not putting everything together in a single app. This way, django-fluent is a "pick which parts you like"-kind of CMS. You can just use the parts you like, and leave the rest out.

Diederik van der Boor

May 17, 2013

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