If you’re coding Django, you will inevitably need to upgrade your project’s version of Django to a newer version. Is this process really tedious, you ask? YES. But before you jump off a cliff in despair, come to my talk and learn time-saving strategies on this upgrade process. I'll go over my work in upgrading a web application from Django 1.3 to 1.7 and the lessons that I've learned in that arduous process.