Blog posts with web tag
Web development trends in 2020: Ruby 3.0, Rails 6, voice search optimization etc.
As a software house that bets mainly on web development, we have to be aware of the trends that will shape the industry’s landscape in 2020. So here it is, the list of major events that will gain traction and impact it over the coming months, according to Prograils developers.
Real Life Examples: Adding Action Mailbox to a Rails app
Find out how to install Action Mailbox in your Ruby on Rails application step by step with another part of our Real Life Examples tutorial!
Real Life Examples: Updating Rails 5.2 to Rails 6.0
As it's been some time since Rails 6 was released (officially on 6th of August 2019), it's about time to update your application to this version of the framework. In this tutorial, I will show you how to easily do it, quickly solve potential problems along the way and take full advantage of some new features coming with Rails 6!
Update: Top 15 famous websites built with Ruby on Rails
If you're still hesitating if RoR is the best choice for you, here are top 15 famous websites built with Ruby on Rails still rocking in 2019!
Why should you choose Ruby on Rails for your MVP?
Choosing the technology stack for a minimum viable product is often critical for your business’ success. Ruby on Rails can accelerate its creation and cut the development costs. In this article, I will list the pros of ROR and show you a case study of a successful Rails MVP we have built.
How to make your website mobile-friendly
Is your business website optimized for mobile? No? You may be losing clients. But we've got some tips for you.
When your business doesn't need a mobile app
While more and more people use the Internet on mobile devices, it's not always the reason your company should build its native mobile app. Luckily, there are enough alternatives to solve the problems of your audience and let your business grow.
Elixir books and courses for beginners
Elixir is one of the main weapons of our dev team. We chose the best books and courses that will help you get started. Take the first sip!
Top websites built with Elixir and Phoenix
Some time ago, we have published an article with case studies of four major companies using Elixir in production. These companies were Bleacher Report, Discord, Moz and Pinterest. The list is definitely longer. Let's now take a look at some famous websites built with Elixir and Phoenix.
New features in Rails 6: Multiple databases, parallel tests, Action Mailbox and more
After several working versions released previously, Rails 6.0 is finally out, bringing 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 for the Ruby on Rails ecosystem.
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!
We have published the Free Elixir Course. Because it’s awesome
And because we think it’s a proper way to showcase our developers' skills. What’s more, we believe it’s right to encourage people like you to learn and improve. We are part of the movement based on knowledge sharing and we are proud to say thanks with a learning resource so awesome as our Free Elixir Course.
From apps to Lego blocks and "Little Red Riding Hood". How I teach my daughters to code
I am a father of three incredible girls - one is five and two are three years old. They are much smarter than I am, and they are learning so fast, you can’t even imagine. But the greatest thing is their imagination. Amazing, indescribable imagination. Sometimes I try to learn something from my kids and this is what I did. About coding of course.