• Install Django Compressor with your favorite Python package manager:

    pip install django_compressor
  • Add 'compressor' to your INSTALLED_APPS setting:

        # other apps
  • See the list of Settings to modify Django Compressor’s default behaviour and make adjustments for your website.

  • In case you use Django’s staticfiles contrib app you have to add Django Compressor’s file finder to the STATICFILES_FINDERS setting, like this:

        # other finders..
  • Define COMPRESS_ROOT in settings if you don’t have already STATIC_ROOT or if you want it in a different folder.

Optional Dependencies