Starting A Project With Kickoff_Tailwind And Tailwind 2+

In this article, I am going to start a new project using a template created by Andy Leverenz. If you're not familiar with Andy's work, check out and note you ... read more

Adding JQuery To Your Rails 6 App

In this quick tutorial, we will run down how to add JQeury to a Rails 6 app.Rails 6 has seen many improvements and one of them is that webpacker is the default engine to deploy many of the add o... read more

Changing Data Column Type In Rails App To Integer From String

Sometimes you start building your app and the easiest thing is to build out your models using the string type, which becomes VARCHAR in SQL speak. But then as you start coding, you realize it wo... read more

Adding Tailwind CSS to Rails 6 Project

I have just started really exploring Tailwind CSS and so far, love just how customizable things are. In contrast, with Bootstrap or any other framework, you would likely need to write several cu... read more

Adding Open Graph Meta To Your Rails App

If you're looking for a way to add the necessary Open Graph meta data to your Rails app, here's a quick example and tutorial to help you. Why is it important? Well one, if you plan on posting li... read more

How To Solve Error When Updating Oh My Zsh

This will hopefully help folks that use zsh and Oh My Zsh like myself.After getting the prompt when opening iTerm2, or whatever terminal program you're using, you may see this: [Oh My Zsh] Would... read more

Learn Rails Or Up Your Game with Hello Rails!

There's a ton of great resources out in the world to help you learn Ruby on Rails but sometimes, it just makes sense to pay for a course or subscription that will truly elevate your skills and u... read more

Get Notified By Email When Someone Comments On Your Website

As I was building out functionality of Railscoder and other projects I was working on, I realized that without checking each article every day, I would have no idea if someone commented, but mor... read more