Building Data-Driven Web Apps with Flask and SQLAlchemy Transcripts
Lecture: Our code editor
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0:00 Now we could use whatever editor we want but I am a big fan of PyCharm. I think PyCharm strikes a really nice balance of not being too heavyweight
0:10 it's somewhat heavyweight but it's really not that bad with absolutely supporting proper web applications.
0:23 between your CSS files, your static files your Python files that you're working with that has nice refactoring, all sorts of stuff.
0:31 So we're going to be using PyCharm. You can get the Community edition which will do most of what you need here. It'll basically do everything
0:38 except for give you any form of support for the Jinja2 stuff or the CSS editing, all right? But you could still create those files and edit them.
0:47 I'm pretty sure. But with the free Community edition it won't do autocomplete within them. So we're going to use PyCharm Professional.
0:53 You can follow along with that or use something else if you prefer but here's how you can get the same editor that we're using.