MySQL is the most popular database in the world. It's free, open source, and is used by millions of websites worldwide.
MySQL is a SQL database management system typically found in most web servers on the internet. When you are building a Django app with MySQL, you have access to all of the standard MySQL features including stored procedures, triggers, views, tablespaces and so on. For this reason, it's important that you learn how to use MySQL with Django to take full advantage of its power without having to rely on external APIs that provide limited functionality.
Key benefits of using MySQL with Django are:
- Compatible with other databases - More powerful than other databases - Free and open source