Hello! This article presents an open-source Django Seed project crafted on top of a modern Bootstrap 5 design: Material Dashboard Django. This free product can be used to bootstrap faster a new dashboard project without coding the basic features like authentication and deployment and also might be useful for beginners to learn how to structure a
production-ready project in Django. Thanks for reading!
- 👉 Material Dashboard Django - product page
- 👉 Material Dashboard Django - LIVE Demo
- 👉 More Django Dashboards - curated list provided by AppSeed
How to use the product
Probably the fastest way to start the product locally is via Docker. Django Material Dashboard comes pre-configured to be executed in Docker by typing a few commands in the terminal. For newcomers,
Docker is a popular virtualization software used to build and deliver safer and faster digital products.
Step #1 - Clone the sources from the public directory
Step #2 - Start in Docker
Once all the above commands are executed, we should be able to visit the app in the browser
http://localhost:85. By default, the app redirects the users to authenticate. Once we register a new user and successfully authenticate, we can interact will all pages provided by the starter.
The codebase comes with a simple, intuitive structure that aims to help any developer bootstrap fast a new project.
- ✨ Up-to-date dependencies: Django 3.2.6 LTS
- ✨ SCSS compilation via Gulp
- ✨ UI Kit: Material Dashboard - v3.0.0 (Bootstrap 5 Version)
- ✨ Persistence:
Django Native ORM
- ✨ Session-Based Authentication, Forms validation
- ✨ Deployment scripts:
Docker, Gunicorn / Nginx
Material Dashboard - Design Info
The design used by this product is crafted and released for free by Creative-Tim, a well-known agency and active player in the
open-source ecosystem. Here is the official product information, recently updated to use Bootstrap 5.
Material Dashboard 2 is built with over 60 frontend individual elements, like buttons, inputs, navbars, nav tabs, cards, or alerts, giving you the freedom of choosing and combining. All components can take variations in color, which you can easily modify using SASS files and classes.
Example Pages - If you want to get inspiration or just show something directly to your clients, you can jump-start your development with our pre-built example pages. You will be able to quickly set up the basic structure for your web project.
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