Blog

by Lugo Labs

Deploy Ruby on Rails apps with Capistrano

I really like Capistrano: it provides enough automation to my Rails apps, that I don't...

24 November 2015 Ruby on Rails


Building a Ruby on Rails app part 5: The front end

In the previous part of our "Building a Ruby on Rails app" series we completed...

18 November 2015 Ruby on Rails


Send emails with Mandrill and Rails

Mandrill by MailChimp is an online service that sends transactional emails. We have used it...

15 November 2015 Ruby on Rails


Tag your ActiveRecord models

Where we see how to add tags to the Article models of a blog application...

9 November 2015 Ruby on Rails


Build a RSS feed in Ruby on Rails

Building a RSS feed in Ruby on Rails is very easy, it feels like almost...

7 November 2015 Ruby on Rails


Know your ActiveRecord objects

I don't know about you, but sometimes I find it difficult to escape the SQL...

4 November 2015 Ruby on Rails


Part 4: Importing book sales from Amazon with Ruby on Rails

Where we create the Rake task to fetch the rank sales from Amazon and save...

3 November 2015 Ruby on Rails


Building a Ruby on Rails App Part 3: Importing book details from Amazon

Where we create a list of popular Ruby on Rails books and then fetch their...

17 September 2015 Ruby on Rails


Building a Ruby on Rails App Part 2: Styling the layout

In the first part of our Build a web app with Ruby on Rails series...

9 September 2015 Ruby on Rails


Building a Ruby on Rails App Part 1: The app

In this series, called Building a Ruby on Rails app, we'll create a web app...

2 September 2015 Ruby on Rails