Introduction to Diário

What is Diário?

Django-Diário is a general-purpose blogging application for Django web framework.

Diário tends to be reusable. Thus, this application can be used with any django project.

Why people should use Diário?

There are many reasons when Diário can be useful for you. Here is some of them:

  • Personal standalone blog - Diário, like any other django applications, gives you a lot of freedom when selecting your blog’s features.
  • Complex blogging application - Diário can help you to save your time when you developing something special than just blog. For instance, team blogs/mags, or huge news/infor websites.

Diário is simple enough in usage. Of course, you better to understand Django framework in order to work with Diário successfuly.

Getting Diário

You can download and install Diario by using pip

pip install django-diario

If you want to get a working copy of development version, use our main repository:

hg clone



  • Django, version 1.4 or higher
  • Python 2.7 or higher, but not 3.x branch
  • PIL (aka python-imaging library)


  • South (recommended)


  • Sphinx (search engine, will be used in future)
  • Django-cacheops (ORM cacher, will be used in future)

Authors and contributing

See the AUTHORS file to get a complete list of Diário authors.

If you want to contribute, you can fork our main repository, then to make changes and send us a pull request.

If you found a bug, open a ticket. Please do not open tickets about security issues, use bitbucket PM system or developers email. Thank you for cooperation.


Copyright (c) 2012 Guilherme Gondim and individual contributors

Django Diário is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

Django Diário is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public License along with this program; see the file COPYING.LESSER. If not, see <>.