django-articles Publisher's description
from Josh VanderLinden
Sophisticated blogging engine for Django-powered sites
django-articles is the blog engine used on the codekoala.com website.
Download "django-articles" using *one* of the following methods:
Checkout from Mercurial
hg clone http://django-articles.googlecode.com/hg/ django-articles
hg clone http://bitbucket.org/codekoala/django-articles/
First of all, you must add this project to your list of "INSTALLED_APPS" in "settings.py":
INSTALLED_APPS = (
Run "manage.py syncdb". This creates a few tables in your database that are necessary for operation.
Next, set a couple of settings in your "settings.py":
* "DISQUS_USER_API_KEY": Your user API key from Disqus. This is free, and you can learn how to get it from `Disqus's API Page < http://2ze.us/ME >`_ or you can try http://disqus.com/api/get_my_key/ when you're logged into Disqus. You only need this one if you're going to be converting comments from "django.contrib.comments" to Disqus.
* "DISQUS_FORUM_SHORTNAME": set this to "True" if you want to see markers on the map
When that's done, you should be able to begin using "django-articles"!
Here are some key features of "django-articles":
В· Tags for articles, with a tag cloud template tag
В· Ability to post in the future
В· Article expiration facilities
В· Allows articles to be written in plain text/HTML or using Markdown, ReStructured Text, or Textile markup
В· Related articles
В· Follow-up articles
В· Disqus comments
В· Article archive, with pagination
В· Detects links in articles and creates a per-article index for you
В· Word count
В· RSS feeds for the latest articles
В· RSS feeds for the latest articles by tag
System Requirements:В· Python
Program Release Status:
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall