Ruby On Rails For Web Development

Watch over my shoulder as I build a Pinterest-style website. I'll walk you through it step by step quickly and easily!
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  • Lectures 24
  • Length 5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 12/2014 English

Course Description

Ruby on Rails can seem overwhelming at first, but it doesn’t have to be! In this 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, even if you have no programming or web design experience at all.

Watch over my shoulder as I build a Pinterest website 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 19 videos – and is just over 5 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 are the requirements?

  • No programming skills necessary to take this course but a little HTML and CSS would be helpful

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Build Web Apps With Ruby On Rails
  • Build a Clone of Pinterest

Who is the target audience?

  • 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

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Ruby On Rails For Web Development

Intro To The Course

Explore The Cloud Development Environment
Our First Web Page
Version Control with Git, Set up BitBucket
Host Your App With Heroku
Add Another Page
Add Bootstrap, Navbar, Partials, Jumbotron, and Buttons
Style Bootstrap
Install Devise To Add Users
Devise Add Users To Database
Style Devise Views, Change Links Based on Logged In or Out
Generate Pins Scaffold
Modify Pins Views
Associate Pins With Users
Install ImageMagick and Paperclip, Edit Pin Views To Show Images
Store Images on Amazon S3 - Part 1
Store Images on Amazon S3 - Part 2
Quick Note On Amazon S3 Paths
Add User Name To Database and Pins Views
Add JQuery Masonry Transitions
Pins On Show Pins Page, Make List Pins Page Our Homepage
Change The Order Of Our Pins, And Add Pagination
Add Subdomains and Domains To Heroku
Make The Site Mobile Ready

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Instructor Biography

John Elder, Founder of Codemy

John Elder is a pioneer in Internet Marketing 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.

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