In Ruby on Rails 3 Essential Training, instructor Kevin Skoglund shows how to create full-featured, object-oriented web applications with the latest version of the popular, open-source Ruby on Rails framework.
This course explains the complete process—from the fundamental concepts and best practices behind the Rails framework, to how to build a complete application with dynamic, database-driven content. Using a content management system as an example project, this tutorial explains how to structure databases, build database-driven, object-oriented models, route incoming requests, render pages with dynamic content, and to process and validate form data. Previous experience with Ruby is recommended, but not required. Topics include:
- Using the exercise files
- What is Ruby on Rails?
- Why use Ruby on Rails?
- Understanding MVC architecture
- Terminal and Unix setup
- Text Editor
- Creating a project
- File structure of a Rails application
- Rendering templates
- View templates
- Instance variables
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