So you want to build a website using Python.

Well, odds are you’ll be planning to use Django for the framework for said website. Which means your next step is getting Django installed on your machine.

If you’re using Mac or Linux, first make sure you have Python installed. Just open up a terminal and type python3 and see what happens. If you get an error, go ahead and install Python 3. If you get a version number, you have Python 3 installed already. Great! Type exit() to exit the python shell.

Next, you’ll want to install pip, a package…

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