Death From Above

Automating Excel with Python

A project in Des Moines, IA by Mike Driscoll

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Processing Spreadsheets with OpenPyXL and Python
Backers: 454
Average Pledge Per Backer: $19

Funded: $8,497 of $3,000
Dates: Jul 12th -> Aug 11th (30 days)
Project By: Mike Driscoll
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Latest News

The Kickstarter is Over and What Happens Next!

August 11th - via:
Hi, The Kickstarter is now officially finished! I just want to say thank you to all 454 of you! Your encouragement and feedback always help me to create a better book. If you have the time, I would love to know why you chose to back this project. The... (Read More)

Two Stretch Goals Passed!

August 6th - via:
Hi, We reached a couple of stretch goals this past week. We hit 400 backers, which means that I will be adding a chapter on Google Sheets. We also passed $7000 in pledges, which means I'll be adding a chapter on NumPy / Pandas. That's two new... (Read More)

Chapter 6 Code Examples Nearly Complete

July 25th - via:
Hi, I hope you're having a great weekend! I spent much of this week working on code examples for chapter 6 and refining what it will cover. The ideal goal is that chapter 6 will teach you all that you need to know to create a chart and edit any of... (Read More)

Writing Update #1

July 19th - via:
Hi, When I am actively working on a book, I like to keep my readers up-to-date on my progress by putting out weekly updates. I normally put the updates out on Fridays, but last Friday was really crazy. Last week, I finished a chapter on conditional... (Read More)

Try Before You Buy - Preview Chapter

July 14th - via:
Hi, As a backer (or a backer-to-be), I want you to be satisfied with your purchase. With that in mind, I am releasing some chapters for you to read right now. You can get the first couple of chapters as a PDF here. I really hope you enjoy them. Let... (Read More)

Stretch Goals for Automating Excel with Python

July 13th - via:
Hi, I didn't get a lot of feedback on what the stretch goals should be, but that makes choosing them a little easier. The current goals are below Stretch Goals 400 backers - Add a chapter on Google Sheets $7,000 - Add a chapter on NumPy / Pandas... (Read More)

We made it! Fully funded!

July 12th - via:
Hi, In about 8 hours, we reached the funding goal for this Kickstarter and all this is possible because of you. Thanks so much for supporting yet another one of my Python book projects! I'm so excited to work with you and hear from you. I have some... (Read More)

Crazy start! We're Two-Thirds of the Way There!

July 12th - via:
Hi, Thanks so much for backing Automating Excel with Python: Processing Spreadsheets with OpenPyXL. We just passed $2000 in pledges, which is over two-thirds of the entire campaign! That's amazing! I hope you are as excited about this book as I am.... (Read More)

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