Vasu K, Oct 08
Effectively Handle iOS Payments in Rails
Vasu K walks you, the Rails developer, through accepting iOS payments within your Rails application. Offer in-app purchases easily with this tutorial.
Vinoth, Oct 05
Speed up with Materialized Views on PostgreSQL and Rails
Vinoth Kumar shows you how to speed up your expensive SQL queries using materialized views with PostgreSQL and Rails.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Oct 01
Super Easy Activity Feeds with Stream
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski shows you how to add activity feeds to your Rails app. Show likes, shares, pins, etc. to engage users and create interest.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Sep 24
Simple Rails Authentication with Clearance
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski continues his series on Rails Authentication frameworks with a look at Clearance. Clearance is a simple auth framework by ThoughtBot.
James Hibbard, Sep 21
How to Save Multiple Checkbox Values to a Database in Rails
James Hibbard demonstrates the advantages of persisting multiple checkbox data to a database in Rails by means of a has_and_belongs_to_many_association.
Kingsley Silas, Sep 17
Deploy Your Rails to OpenShift
Kingsley Silas deploys a Rails app to OpenShift, an easy deployment solution by the good people at RedHat. Learn a new easy deployment option for Rails.
Aaron Lasseigne, Sep 10
Happy Ending: An Epic Saga of Guard and Docker
Aaron Lasseigne tells a tale of Rails, Rspec, Guard, and Docker. It's an epic saga that has a happy ending, where tests run free in Container Kingdom.
Devdatta Kane, Aug 20
Deploy Your Rails App to AWS
Devdatta Kane walks through how to deploy a Rails application to Amazon Web Services (AWS). This is a step-by-step tutorial to show what's involved.
Kingsley Silas, Aug 13
The Pathway for New Railists
Kingsley Silas follows up his Pathway for New Rubyists article with a path for those who are new to Rails. Start out your Rails journey right.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Aug 10
Rails Authentication with Authlogic
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski pens the fourth post in a series on Rails Authentication, this one focused on Authlogic.
Devdatta Kane, Jul 20
Create Great Reports with JasperReports
Devdatta Kane introduces intergration JasperReports and Rails, allowing Rails devs to create robust, good-looking reports easily.
Hendra Uzia, Jul 13
Enumerated Types with ActiveRecord and PostgreSQL
Hendria Uzia explains how to use enumerators with ActiveRecord::Enum and PostgreSQL Enumerated Types.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Jul 10
Uploading Files with Paperclip
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski explores another file uploading solution in Paperclip. Paperclip is a very popular gem written by ThoughtBot.
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, Jun 19
DOTA 2 on Rails: Digging Deeper
Ilya Bodrov digs deeper into the Dota API and rails, tracking player's ability upgrades, additional units, and tower/barrick status.
Jesse Herrick, Jun 17
Shelly Cloud: Deploy a Rails App in Less Than 5 Minutes
Shelly Cloud is a PaaS that allows you to publish a Rails App in 5 minutes or less. Jesse Herrick puts this claim to the test in this post.
Vasu K, Jun 11
What's New in Rails 5
Vasu K takes you through the changes and improvements coming in Rails 5. Changes to API work, turbolinks, and testing are all included.
Glenn Goodrich, Jun 03
Rails Application Templates in the Real World
Glenn Goodrich walks through the creation of a Rails Application Template for a real JSON API. The template covers a log of info, such as JSON and Docker.
Vasu K, May 28
Build Custom User Analytics with Parse
Ilya Bodrov-Krukowski, May 25
CanCanCan: The Rails Authorization Dance
Ilya Bodrov moves from authentication to authorization in Rails, covering CanCanCan, the premier authorization gem in the Rails ecosystem.
Dhaivat Pandya, May 22
Graph Algorithms in Ruby
Dhaivat Pandya reveals two basic graph algorithms: depth first and breadth first. He walks through their definition, then implements each one in Ruby.
Jesse Herrick, May 20
Authenticating with Google
Jesse Herrick walks through using Google, Device, and OmniAuth to get authentication working for your Rails app in no time.
Glenn Goodrich, May 14
Optimizing Ruby Logging for Faster Debugging and Problem-Solving
SitePoint's Glenn Goodrich explains how to incorporate Loggly into your Rails logging and make debugging and problem-solving simple.
Richard Schneeman, May 11
How Ruby Uses Memory
Richard Schneeman explains how Ruby uses memory, running through various examples and methods. This information is something every Ruby dev should know.
Abder-Rahman Ali, May 07
Ruby on Medicine: Substitution in Multiple Files
A. Hasan writes the 4th entry in Ruby on Medicine, focused on solving problems in medicine with Ruby. In this post, it's substitution across multiple files.