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by Lugo Labs

Monitoring Ruby on Rails applications with Monit

At Lugo Labs we use Monit to monitor all our Ruby on Rails application related...

13 February 2018 Processes


Improved no results messages

Many times in index pages we need to show a message that there are no...

2 March 2017 UX CSS HTML


Using Bootstrap 4 with Ruby On Rails

A quick walkthrough on how to add Bootstrap 4 to an existing Ruby on Rails...

15 February 2017 Ruby on Rails JavaScript CSS


Distinct Active Records in has_many through associations

Learn how to load only distinct collections into Ruby on Rails models with has_many through...

7 February 2017 Ruby on Rails


Pretty URLs in Ruby on Rails with FriendlyId

Our task today is to add unique slugs to our Company model on our Ruby...

25 January 2017 Ruby on Rails


Custom Tabular plugins

Tabular is a small JavaScript library that builds tables using data fetched from the server....

8 January 2017 JavaScript


Creating data backed tables with Tabular and Ruby on Rails

We have been building data tables for ages, and much of the elements are the...

7 January 2017 Ruby on Rails JavaScript


Run single tests in Ruby on Rails 4

A zsh shell function to easily run single tests in Ruby on Rails 4.

22 March 2016 Ruby on Rails Testing


Rewrite Medium in Ruby on Rails, Part 2: Creating the posts

In the first part of this short series on how to build a Medium site...

3 February 2016 Ruby on Rails JavaScript


Rewrite Medium in Ruby on Rails, Part 1: The Setup

I love Medium's interface, clean, tidy, devoid of any bells and whistles, making you concentrate...

26 January 2016 Ruby on Rails HTML