Adding a Favicon To Your Rails App

Need to add a favicon to your Rails site? It's super easy to do with Rails. Just make the image you would like to be your favicon. I would suggest a square png file.Then, upload the file to your... read more

Getting Google Analytics Up and Running With Rails 6

I have seen a number of different ways to do this with varying means of difficulty after looking at several other tutorials online, but this is the easiest way I could get Google Analytics worki... read more

Setting Up Pagination in Your Rails 6 App with Will_Paginate Gem

I decided to add some pagination when creating this site because after about 8 articles on the page, it just looks silly. With the gem will_paginate, it's super easy to do, too. First thing to d... read more

Setting Up Mailgun with Rails 6 Running on Dokku

After going through documentation and trying out several options to set up mailing services on Rails apps, I settled on Mailgun. While I don't need to send a ton of email, at least yet, the pric... read more

Action Text Attachments with Rails 6 and Amazon S3 in Production

I figured I would make a quick tutorial on this as I searched high and low for days to find a solution. If you're like me, you love the Trix (Action Text) editor for Rails. It's convenient, clea... read more