# quick-share QuickShare is a simple browser plugin that allows you to share a URL with a friend. # How it works? It has two components. 1. The web API 2. The browser extension Every user first creates an account in the website. Then, he can share his username/email with his friends.The user should be able to share any URL via the plugin with any other user who has the browser extension, through his username/email. The URL gets shared right in the browser of the other user. # Technology used 1. Language - Python2.7 2. Framework - [Flask](http://flask.pocoo.org/) 3. Database - MySQL 4. ORM - [Peewee](https://github.com/coleifer/peewee) ###Installing Flask ```bash pip install Flask ``` ###Before installing peewee ```bash sudo apt-get install build-essential python-dev libmysqlclient-dev sudo apt-get install python-mysqldb ``` ###Install PeeWee ``` pip install peewee ``` #####Configuring Your DB with Application look for <b>configDB.py</b> ```py db_name = "replace with your mysql database name" db_host = "replace with your respective host" db_port = 3306 #chnage if required db_user = "root (you can change)" db_passwd = "" ``` # How to contribute? Fork the repo --> Make changes <--> Test if working properly --> Commit changes --> Send pull request.