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  1. pepy.tech opens sponsors program

    We are pleased to announce that we open a sponsor program for pepy.tech. With the sponsor program we plan to give sponsors visibility to their projects and also finance pepy.tech toΒ  improve the product.

    December stats

    If you want to become a sponsor here are some stats that …

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  2. Month review: June 2020

    This month we worked on something different, we send our first downloads report. Along with that we maintained the web and did some small changes.

    ✨ New features

    The downloads report is the biggest feature of this month. In this first iteration of the newsletter, we send stats like the downloads …

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  3. Month review: May 2020

    This month we have focused on improving one basic thing: user experience. I’m not an expert in UX but there were fundamental issues and some improvements. Hopefully, now the website is easier to use.

    ✨ New features

    Some of the new features are:

    • Glob pattern, you no longer need to …
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  4. Glob pattern now available

    With the glob pattern, you can search for all versions matching a pattern. For example, you can write 2.* in the versions search box, and the website will show all the versions starting with "2." Some examples of what you can search:

    • 2.*: will match all versions starting with 2 …
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  5. Month review: April 2020

    This month has been very productive for pepy.tech, we deployed one of the most critical features, we hit new records, and we opened our Patreon account πŸ€—

    ✨ New features

    View download stats by package version is the most significant feature introduced since I started pepy.tech two years ago. With …

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  6. Sorting strings in Python

    In this post, I focus on explaining string sorting. I know that Python already has a good sorting algorithm, but it’s missing one: natural sort! Luckily, there is an easy solution ;)

    I will try expose the problem that we faced with an example. Take a look at the output …

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  7. Most popular python packages in March 2020

    Let's continue with the most trending python packages, this time the most popular packages in March 2020.

    As a reminder, the idea is to select all the packages that had over one thousand downloads in the past two months and in March had an increase in downloads.

    Here is the …

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  8. πŸŽ‚ 2 years of pepy.tech πŸŽ‚

    πŸ“– Some history

    I still remember the reasons to create pepy.tech. Nowadays, these three reasons still apply: I want to learn and improve my skills. I want to help the community. I love Python.

    Two years ago, I registered the domain, concretely on March 10 of 2018, and since then …

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  9. Usage of Python 2

    The main question that we want to answer in this article is that if Python 2 is still used. Then we will try to analyze the evolution of Python 2 and Python 3.

    I based all the data on the downloads of packages. When you do a pip install pytest …

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