Blog posts with rails tag
New features in Rails 6: Multiple databases, parallel tests, Action Mailbox and more
With three beta versions released so far, Rails 6 is definitely on the horizon. It's about to bring changes extracted from or built by dev teams behind the framework's flagship products like Basecamp or GitHub. Let's see what new features its final release is bringing and consider if it's for the better or worse.
How your business can benefit from software outsourcing
Google, Apple, Buffer are some of many tech giants who outsource software work to external development teams. But is outsourcing a fit for your purpose? Let's compare it with working with an in-house development team and highlight possible scenarios for your business.
Ruby vs Elixir. Which one do you need for your software project?
The debate over Ruby’s possible decline and the brand new era of Elixir seems to be alive and well in the dev community with threads like ‘Is Ruby on Rails dead?’ and ‘Will Elixir Phoenix destroy Ruby on Rails?’ on Quora and numerous similar topics on Reddit. But what if we are asking the wrong questions?
LIT Rails Internationalization (i18n) - the new way of translating Rails apps
Introducing Lit 1.0: a reworked i18n Ruby gem that will make your web app's translation a lot easier. Watch the video for details!
How to get the job of a Ruby on Rails developer at Prograils
You have completed your Ruby on Rails course or many of them, been writing code for a while now and have some brilliant ideas. Why not test them in some real work environment and apply for a Ruby on Rails developer position? At Prograils, you have a unique opportunity to learn its flavor. Let us show you how to impress us.
Top 19 Ruby gems you can’t miss in 2019
It took us three long years to give you an update on the best Ruby gems our devs find the most useful in their work. But, well, here it is. We are extremely pleased to bring you the list of gems you simply cannot miss in 2019.
They do IT again! Don’t miss Rails Girls Poznań 2018
Once again, Prograils are the main sponsor of the Rails Girls Poznań workshops. Between September 21 and 22, you’ll have a unique opportunity to learn how to design your first app in Ruby on Rails for free. All you need is your own laptop, hunger for knowledge and… being a woman! The registration process is over.
Bailiff 2.0: How my recruitment app helps manage team expenses
The recruitment process may look very different and may have a different number of steps, depending on the size of the company or a position you are applying for. Let me share with you the path I had to pass in order to become a junior Ruby on Rails developer at Prograils. This, however, was not some useless task you are usually asked to complete in order to get hired. I am happy that the outcome of my work, the app called Bailiff2.0 is now in frequent use among the team members of our software house to manage daily expenses.
Adding Webpacker to a legacy Rails app
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
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.