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Git and Rails - deploy from a branch

If you use git to manage your Rails project, perhaps sometimes you would want to deploy from a branch to your test server. Here’s how to do it.

Essential reading for the discerning Rails developer

A comprehensive reading list for Ruby and RoR developers compiled by our former team member Sridhar.

How to create embeddable widgets with Rails

A tutorial showing you how to add a youtube like embed code to your own application

How to tackle boilerplate coding in Rails

Speed up software development work by focusing on the creative pieces and automating the mundane and repeatitive.

Dead Simple CMS

A tuturial on how to let the business owners modify content pages in your application without adding a separate CMS plugin.

Rails testing 101

Learn how to do automated testing with Rails.

A real life RESTful Rails application

Introduction to REST architecture pattern and how to use it gainfully in your Rails application.

DB Backups

A simple script to backup your MySQL database that you can use with Ruby on Rails based apps.

Rails migrations revisited

A quick word on how to manage database migrations in RoR.

Background job processing in Rails with delayed_job

A full length tutorial on background queue management using delayed_job