Add Authentication to a Flask CMS
What you'll learn
Python & Flask are great for building a simple web application. In this project you’ll add authentication to the admin dashboard of an existing content management system. You will also handle and validate form data.
Table of contents
- Set up your local environment for projects. We'll walk you through everything you need to know, including how to install and configure your environment to be able to complete all of the tasks.
- In this module we will add a new column to the database. We will create a login HTML form and validate the form data in a new login route. The currently logged in user will be stored in a Flask session. The session will be cleared when the user logs out.