Ruby On Rails Web Development: To-Do List App
What you'll learn
- Build Web Apps With Ruby On Rails
- Build Your Own To-Do List App
- Understand the Bootstrap CSS Framework
- Use Databases with Ruby on Rails
- Use Professional Webhosting For Rails Apps
- Understand C.R.U.D.
- You need a computer with Internet access
- No programming skills necessary to take this course but a little HTML and CSS would be helpful
Ruby on Rails can seem overwhelming at first, but it doesn’t have to be! In this Rails course I’ll walk you through it step by step and you’ll be building your first web app in MINUTES. You’ll be amazed how quick and easy it is to create very professional looking websites with Ruby on Rails, even if you have no programming or web design experience at all.
Watch over my shoulder as I build a cool To-Do List app step by step right in front of you. You’ll follow along and build your own copy. By the time we’re finished, you’ll have a solid understanding of Ruby on Rails and how to use it to build awesome web apps.
The course contains 29 videos – and is just over 2 hours long. Watch the videos at your own pace, and post questions along the way if you get stuck. You don’t need any special knowledge or software to take this course, though any experience with HTML or CSS is a plus. You don’t even need to know the Ruby programming language. I’ll walk you through EVERYTHING.
Ruby on Rails is a great web development tool and learning it has never been this easy.
What We'll Build...
We'll build a cool To-Do List app that let's you make lists and save them to a database. You can update items as you complete them to "cross them off the list".
We'll style the website using the popular Bootstrap CSS framework (I'll show you how to use it!)
You'll Learn How To...
Use Git and Github for Version Control
Leverage Ruby on Rails Scaffold
Make a Database Migration
Use Rake Routes and Views in Ruby on Rails
Create a Root Route
Build Pages (Views)
Install Bootstrap CSS For Ruby on Rails
Style Database Items
Use Strikethrough Text for your list items
Creating Rails Links
Create Flash Error Messages
Style The Index Form
Creating a Navbar
Put a Form on The Navbar
Change Table Colors
Style The Edit Page
Build a Delete Marked Items Button
Build a Delete All Items Button
Use Checkbox Buttons
Use Heroku for Webhosting
Pushing Code To Heroku
Use a Custom Domain Name With Heroku
There's a reason why Ruby on Rails is so popular. Find out why today!
Sign up today and I'll see you on the inside!
Who this course is for:
- This course is meant for absolute beginners who want to learn Ruby on Rails for Web Development
- Anyone wanting to learn to build web apps
John Elder is a pioneer in Web Development who created one of the first Internet advertising networks back in 1997. He sold it to a publicly traded company at the height of the dot com boom and then went on to create the best-selling Submission-Spider search engine submission software that's been used by over 3 million individuals and small businesses in over 45 countries.
Today he teaches Web Development courses at Codemy the online code school he founded.
John graduated with honors with a degree in Economics from Washington University in St. Louis where he was an ArtSci Scholar.