Recent tutorials & articles
The 11-minute guide to building and launching an online store with Rails, Stripe Checkout and Heroku
Learn to build and launch an online store in this 11-minute video tutorial. We will build a simple store which accepts payments through Stripe checkout.js and deploy it to Heroku.
How to build a chat app with Rails 5.1 ActionCable and React.js Part 2
In part 2 of the ActionCable and React tutorial, we’ll rebuild the frontend of a Rails 5.1 chat app using React components.
How to build a chat app with Rails 5.1 ActionCable and React.js Part 1
In the first part of this 2-part tutorial, learn how to build a chat app with Rails 5.1 and ActionCable. We'll use devise and Github omniauth for user authentication.
Fitness dashboard part 3
In Part 3 of the Fitness dashboard series based on the Fitbit API, we add some time series bar charts using the Recharts component library and a friends leaderboard.
Fitness dashboard Part 1
Learn to build a fitness dashboard app with the Fitbit API using a Rails 5.1 app with inbuilt React support. Connect to the Fitbit API, pull in user data and display it in a dashboard showing statistics and charts built with React components.
Using Redux with react_on_rails
In this lesson, we look at the example HelloWorld app that comes with the react_on_rails gem and see how Redux can be used in a simple React app.