What is a Django Project¶
A project in Django is a simple structure that contains a settings file, urls, and a collection of Django Apps. These can be things you have written yourself, or something third party that you choose to include in your project.
Suggested Project layout¶
example.com/ settings.py urls.py local_apps/ custom apps written for this project (Preferably Reusable; Probably on your PYTHONPATH) external_apps/ External reusable apps you are using on this project Note: These apps can also live anywhere on your PYTHONPATH projects/ dev_example/ production_example/ django96_example/ manage.py, settings, urls, etc docs/ This will hold the documentation for your project static/ -In production this will be the root of your MEDIA_URL css/ js/ images/ tests/ - Project level tests (Each app should also have tests) uploads/ - content imgs, etc templates/ - This area is used to override templates from your reusable apps flatpages/ comments/ example/ app1/ app2/