Creating Long-Lived Web Apps with Ruby on Rails
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Creating Long-Lived Web Apps with Ruby on Rails

Intermediate

170 Lessons

75h

Certificate of Completion

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Creating Long-Lived Web Apps with Ruby on Rails
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22 Quizzes
107 Illustrations

Takeaway Skills

The ability to follow steps for creating a reliable and consistent database schema for Rails

Familiarity with managing code in each part of Rails: routes, controllers, views, Active Records, jobs, and more

Working knowledge of a pragmatic strategy that ensures quality without overtesting

Familiarity with techniques for managing business logic in a Rails app without complicated patterns or gems

An understanding of the core principles of sustainable web app development

Course Overview

Ruby on Rails is a server-side web development framework. Are you an experienced Rails developer but struggle with managing the complexity your Rails apps acquire over time? You don’t need gems or complicated design patterns; you just need to focus on consistency, sustainability, and the best parts of Rails. In this course, you’ll learn straightforward techniques to apply to each Rails part, from routes to views to controllers to Active Records. You’ll learn to put business logic in separate Ruby classes t...Show More

Course Content

1

Prologue

2

Getting Started

3

The Rails Application Architecture

4

Start Our App Off Right

5

Business Logic

6

Routes and URLs

8 Lessons

7

HTML Templates

7 Lessons

8

Helpers

8 Lessons

9

CSS

7 Lessons

10

Minimize JavaScript

5 Lessons

11

Carefully Manage the JavaScript We Need

3 Lessons

12

Testing the View

9 Lessons

13

Models I

7 Lessons

14

The Database

10 Lessons

15

Business Logic Code is a Seam

5 Lessons

16

Models II

6 Lessons

17

End-to-End Testing

13 Lessons

18

Controllers

6 Lessons

19

Jobs

8 Lessons

20

Other Boundary Classes

6 Lessons

21

Authentication and Authorization beyond Rails

6 Lessons

22

API Endpoints

11 Lessons

23

Sustainable Process and Workflows

9 Lessons

24

Operations

9 Lessons

25

Conclusion

1 Lesson

26

Appendices

3 Lessons

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