Blog posts with development tag
10 hints to make your landing page great
Ever wondered why some products do better on the Internet than others? Landing pages may be one of the keys to success. While a well-designed one raises the chances of achieving a greater conversion, a bad one may bury your sales. Here we have listed some essential stuff that will make your page meet its purpose.
Three ways of iterating over tree-like ActiveRecord structures
You are building an e-commerce app and at some point you introduce a Category model as a part of Product data. A Category can have various subcategories, which are represented by the same model. At this point, it's obvious we are dealing with a tree-like data structure. Step by step, I'll introduce three ways of iteration over such a structure and compare their performance.
Starting with Rails - how to set up a development environment
Take your very first steps with Ruby! This tutorial will show you how to set up an environment for future development in Ruby on Rails.
Rails 5.2 and Active Storage - the new approach to file uploads
Rails 5.2 and Active Storage - attach files, the modern way.
Capistrano deploy to ubuntu with systemd, nginx/puma and rbenv
This tutorial will show you how to deploy a Rails app via Capistrano, run it with Puma, restart it without sudo access and be able to host multiple environments and apps on same server
8 reasons why people leave your website
Wonder why visitors leave your website in several seconds without engaging or responding to your CTA? There are several aspects that decide if people are willing to continue the journey on your www or click ‘back’ shortly after entering it.
Ruby on Rails Books for experienced developers
This time we'll jump to the next level by focusing on advanced RoR resources, perfect for those who have vast experience under their belt and feel comfortable in Ruby on Rails environment.
Ceasta: how to create custom text area using contenteditable element
Find out how to create adjustable text area using the contenteditable element and add text highlighting.
Best Books to Learn Ruby on Rails - intermediate level
Part two: RoR tutorials for those with some coding experience.
Rails Optimization: Introduction To Cache
As long as your application is small and has a limited amount of visitors everything goes smooth and fast. At this stage you don’t have to worry (well, you should, but let’s assume that time to market was the key factor) about making it more performant by focusing on website optimization. But as your website grows, gains popularity and visitors, loading time starts to increase...
Brief introduction to internationalization in Rails
After creating your Ruby on Rails app you obviously want to reach as many users as possible. That’s the right time to think about internationalizing it, as not everyone is an English native speaker or uses it fluently enough. Fortunately, there is an easy-to-use and extensible framework to make your application multi-language-friendly.
Active Record - brief introduction for beginners
When creating an app in Ruby on Rails, from the very beginning, on every single step of your developer's journey, you're going to use ActiveRecord methods. Lots of them, and frankly speaking, it's good to know them well (if not by heart).
Junior Ruby on Rails Developer or Junior Frontend Developers needed!
Have you heard? We're hiring! Junior Ruby on Rails and Junior Frontend Developers needed! How about joining our team and code from the garden?
Ruby Methods: differences between load, require, include and extend in Ruby.
Small programs usually can be stored in one file so it won’t be a problem to read (and understand) them. Things start to complicate as your code grows: one day you may lose yourself in your own chaos and find it hard to organize your application. At this point, the best idea is to split your code (as a whole) into several files. To do that you need some helpful tricks that will let you use those files together. That's where the Ruby Methods come in.