Introduction to Python Flask Web Development: Overview of Flask & How to Install Flask
In the following series, we will be covering how you can start building web applications with Python, using the Flask framework. We will be going in-depth into the Flask web development framework, and going over a wide-range of topics that show you the power of Flask.
What is Flask?
Table of Contents
Why learn Flask (especially as your first python web framework)?
How does Flask compare to other frameworks (Flask vs. Django)?
How to install PIP (Python’s Package Manager)
How to install Flask
- More information about WSGI: http://wsgi.tutorial.codepoint.net/
- Jinja2: http://jinja.pocoo.org/
- Flask: http://flask.pocoo.org/
- Werkzeug: http://werkzeug.pocoo.org/
- Pocoo, the team that works on Flask, Jinja2, and Werkzeug
- Python Packaging user Guide: https://pip.pypa.io/en/stable/
- Installing Pip on Windows: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4750806/how-do-i-install-pip-on-windows
- Installing Pip on Windows (video): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zPMr0lEMqpo
- Pip Installer: https://pip.pypa.io//en/latest/