Flask Black Dashboard - Open-Source Starter

Open-source seed project provided in Flask, on top of a modern dark-themes BS4 design. Flask Black Dashboard can be downloaded from Github under the MIT License.

Flask Black Dashboard - The main dashboard page.
Flask Black Dashboard - Open-source Seed Project.

Hello! This article presents an open-source seed project crafted on top of a nice dark-themed design. Flask Dashboard Black comes with a development-ready codebase, simple/intuitive structure, authentication, and Docker support. For newcomers, Flask is a popular Python web framework that can be used from simple, one-page websites to complex APIs or eCommerce platforms.  Thanks for reading!

Flask Dashboard Black - GIF animated persentation.
Flask Dashboard Black - Open-source Seed project

This free dashboard project can be used by any developer with basic programming knowledge to code faster a new web app or simply by beginners to experiment coding new features on top of a tested project.  

✨ What's in the BOX

  • 👉 Up-to-date dependencies: Flask 2.0.1
  • 👉 SCSS compilation via Gulp
  • 👉 UI: Black Dashboard v1.0.1 provided by Creative-Tim
  • 👉 DBMS: SQLite, PostgreSQL (production)
  • 👉 DB Tools: SQLAlchemy ORM, Flask-Migrate
  • 👉 Modular design with Blueprints, simple codebase
  • 👉 Session-Based Authentication, Forms validation
  • 👉 Deployment scripts: Docker, Gunicorn / Nginx, HEROKU
  • 👉 Support via Github and Discord.

✨  Compile From Sources

In case we have Python3 installed in the workspace, we can compile and start the project locally by following the build instructions provided by the project README. Let's go!

👉 Step #1 - Clone Sources

$ git clone https://github.com/app-generator/flask-black-dashboard.git
$ cd flask-black-dashboard
Flask Black Dashboard - Clone Sources

👉 Step #2- Install Modules using a Virtual Environment

$ virtualenv env
$ source env/bin/activate
$ pip3 install -r requirements.txt
Flask Black Dashboard - Install Modules

👉 Step #3 - Set up environment

$ (Unix/Mac) export FLASK_APP=run.py
$ (Windows) set FLASK_APP=run.py
$ (Powershell) $env:FLASK_APP = ".\run.py"
Flask Black Dashboard - Set up ENV

👉 Step #4 - Start the app

$ flask run 
$ # Access the dashboard in browser: 
Flask Black Dashboard - Start the APP

Once all the above commands are executed, we should see Flask Black Dashboard running in the browser ready to be used. From this point, we can create new users, authenticate and access all private pages like the dashboard, user profile, etc.

The main dshboard (light layout) provided by Flask Black Dashboard, an open-source seed project crafted by AppSeed and Creative-Tim.
Flask Black Dashboard - Light Layout. 
Flask Black Dashboard - Alerts Page
UI Alerts page provided by Flask Black Dashboard, an open-source seed project crafted by AppSeed and Creative-Tim.
Flask Black Dashboard - Alerts Page.

Black Dashboard - Design Info

Black Dashboard is a beautiful Bootstrap 4 Admin Dashboard with a huge number of components built to fit together and look amazing. Black Dashboard features over 16 individual components, giving you the freedom of choosing and combining.

If you are looking for a tool to manage and visualize data about your business, this dashboard is the thing for you. All components can take variations in color, that you can easily modify using SASS files. You will save a lot of time going from prototyping to full-functional code because all elements are implemented.

Black Dashboard - A beautiful BS4 design crafted and released foe free by Creative-Tim Agency.
Black Dashboard - Official Product Page

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