Learn Web Development with Dancer

By Andrew Solomon (‎illy‎) from London.pm
Date: Saturday, 3 December 2016 14:00
Duration: 110 minutes
Target audience: Any
Language: English
Tags: dancer development template toolkit web

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If you've relied on Google as your main source of information on Perl web development, the words 'arcane', 'insane' and 'CGI' will be floating through your subconscious like a dot-com bubble bath nightmare.

Come to this class for a fun and rewarding experience of learning clean and maintainable modern web development in Perl using the Dancer framework.

While developing a website with dynamic content, you will:

* Learn about Dancer2 as a framework and as a language
* Implement route handlers using sessions and hooks
* Implement views, templates and layouts using Template Toolkit and Bootstrap
* Understand the concept of Model-View-Controller
* Experience structuring code for maintainability
* Experience using object oriented Perl modules
* Be cured of your anxiety triggered by the phrase 'Perl web development'


Basic knowledge of:

* Perl (no need for OO Perl)
* Bash/Linux command line interface
* A text editor like vi/emacs/pico

p.s As a bonus you'll get two free weeks to continue your studies at Geekuni https://geekuni.com/

Attended by: Richard Weeks, Sam Anderson (‎Sam‎), Borkur Gudjonsson, bennythejudge, Sung Sam Gong (‎sung‎), Richard van Lochem (‎rvlochem‎), Edward Higgins, Md Anwar Hossain, Christopher Hanna (‎Chad‎), Jody Belka (‎knewt‎),



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