“20 Python Libraries You Aren’t Using” is a comprehensive guide that introduces you to the most useful and underutilized libraries in the Python ecosystem. The book is designed to help Python developers expand their toolkit and improve their productivity.
The book starts by discussing the importance of leveraging libraries in Python development and how it can help streamline and automate various tasks. Then, the book covers 20 libraries that are less known but have the potential to greatly enhance your projects. Each library is covered in detail, including its features, use cases, installation, and documentation.
Some of the libraries covered include:
- Yapf – a library for formatting and cleaning up your code.
- Unidecode – a library for transliterating non-ASCII characters into ASCII.
- Pyjwt – a library for encoding and decoding JSON Web Tokens.
- FuzzyWuzzy – a library for fuzzy string matching.
- Flask-RESTful – a library for creating RESTful APIs with Flask.
In addition to these libraries, the book also covers libraries for data analysis, machine learning, web scraping, and more. Each library is accompanied by code examples that demonstrate how to use the library in a practical context.
The book is written in an easy-to-follow style, making it accessible to both novice and experienced Python developers. Whether you are working on a personal project or a professional project, “20 Python Libraries You Aren’t Using” will provide you with the knowledge and resources you need to enhance your Python development skills.
By the end of the book, you will have a deeper understanding of the various libraries available in the Python ecosystem, and be able to apply them to your projects to improve your productivity and efficiency. Whether you are just getting started with Python or are an experienced developer, this book will help you expand your skill set and take your projects to the next level.