Postgres Cheat Sheet for Dokku

If you're using the Postgres plugin with your Dokku server, such as on Digital Ocean, you may find yourself from time to time needing to export and import data. Just recently, I went through an issue where I needed to spin up a completely new server to fix another issue a... read more
July 5, 2020

Guide to Running Rails Apps With Dokku on Digital Ocean

In this article, I will go through the steps to successfully launch a rails app using a Digital Ocean droplet and Dokku. We all love Heroku and the way it works, but as convenient as Heroku is, it doesn't always make sense for freelancers and those of us who want to put a... read more
July 3, 2020

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 pricing wasn't my first priority provided the lowest tier was either free or nomin... read more
June 25, 2020