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To quickly try it locally:

#Step1: cd to the example folder

$cd django-blogango/exmaple/

#Step2: Install the requirements in the local folder

$sudo pip install -r ../requirements.txt

#Step3: Run the server!

$python runserver


  1. django-pingback

  2. django-xmlrpc

  3. django-taggit

    pip install -r requirements.txt

To integrate into your application:

  1. Install the requirements

  2. Include 'blogango', 'pingback', 'taggit' in installed apps.

  3. include blog urls in

    url(r'^blog/', include('blogango.urls')),

  4. include 'blogango.context_processors.extra_context' in settings.TEMPLATE_CONTEXT_PROCESSORS

  5. if the comments have to verified through AKISMET, set AKISMET_API_KEY else set AKISMET_COMMENT = False

  6. Enable django admin, if not already enabled.

    python syncdb

  7. create blog at '/admin/blogango/blog/add/'

  8. check your blog at '/blog/'

To see it in action.


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