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Learn More Python the Hard Way livelessons
Learn More Python the Hard Way livelessons
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5+ Hours of Video Instruction

Learn More Python The Hard Way LiveLessons Workshop will show you how to take 5 small software projects from concept to completion and demonstrate Zed Shaw's process for producing software.


This video takes beginners who know basic Python and shows them how to take a concept or idea and turn it into a working piece of software. The projects are small enough for you to complete in 1 to 3 hours each, on your own, after watching Zed do it. Each project will include a list of similar projects you can complete on your own and extra challenges to further your education.

Skill Level

What You Will Learn

Analyzing a concept, idea, or problem to implement in software
Designing a solution based on the analysis
Implementing the solution in the simplest way possible
How to improve your programming skills using small toy projects
How Zed approaches problems as well as other practices in the industry
Who Should Take This Course

Anyone who has just started programming but feels they cannot take an idea and turn it into software yet.
Course Requirements

An ability to code in Python or a similar language. The demonstration will be in Python, but the advice and process applies to any programming language.
Table of Contents

The 5 Projects: Find, Grep, Web Page Generator, Web Page Server, Chat Client/Server
Lesson 1: The Process
Process, Projects and How to Get Started
A Process for Beginners
Lesson 2: Find Project
Initial Implementation
Lesson 3: Grep Project
First Test Implementation
Second Test Implementation
Third Test Implementation
Final Test Implementation
Lesson 4: Web Page Generator Project
Expected Results
Initial Implementation
Using with Statements
Making Directories
Build Debugging Making Directories
Final Testing
Lesson 5: Web Page Server Project
Initial Flask Web Application
Mapping URLs We Need
Refactor Initial URL Handlers into Modules
Initial Templates
Layout for the Templates
Forms and Editing a Post
Write the Edited Post to a File
Automated Testing for Flask
Testing Edit or POST Data
Lesson 6: Chat Client and Server
Researching Chat Servers
Start with an Echo Server
Turn Echo Server into Chat Server
Handling Disconnections
The Class Runs the Chat Server
Wrapping Up and Conclusion

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