How to Use GraphQL with Django

Vladimir Sidorenko
May 16, 2017 · 1 min read

In this article, we will describe on how to use GraphQL with Django. In this guide, you will see code sample and examples of implementation for Python.

First, you need to install Graphene — the GraphQL implementation for Python. You can set up it by using ‘pip install graphene[django]’ with the Django extensions. I would also recommend installing it with the Graphiql ‘pip install graphiql_django’ as it’s a convenient and a simple user interface for testing GraphQL queries.

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