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Navigate through projects on efficiently with the OctoLinker browser extension.
Featured Gem // Category Services and Apps

Geokit vs Geocoder

Popular comparison
  • Geokit - Geokit gem provides geocoding and distance/heading calculations.
  • Geocoder - A complete geocoding solution for Ruby. With Rails it adds geocoding (by street or IP address), reverse geocoding (find street address based on given coordinates), and distance queries.

My favorite parts of Ruby

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A smart profiler for your Rails apps that visualizes request performance.
Featured Gem // Category Performance Monitoring

Awesome Ruby Newsletter » 113

Top Stories
  • Postmortem for malicious node.js package publication -- can rubygems take note to try to avoid?
  • The Forwardable module: Part I
  • The nil value
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CQRS & event sourcing framework for Ruby
Gem Added by StanBright into category Abstraction

Let vs. Let! vs. Instance Variables in RSpec

A common source of confusion when using RSpec is whether to use let, let!, or an instance variable, for storing state.
Article Added by: chalmagean //

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A Chef Cookbook manager.
Featured Gem // Category Packages and Applications

The nil value

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Guide to Upgrade Rails from 5.0 to 5.1

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How I Create a New Ruby on Rails Project

This is the process I use to create a new Ruby on Rails project. I usually use the latest stable version of Ruby/Rails and it’s companion gems.
Tutorial Added by: chalmagean //

Sorcery vs Devise

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  • Sorcery - Magical Authentication for Rails 3 and 4.
  • Devise - A flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden.


Pluggable Ruby translation framework
Featured Gem // Category Internationalization

Devise vs Sorcery

Popular comparison
  • Devise - A flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden.
  • Sorcery - Magical Authentication for Rails 3 and 4.

RailRoady vs Rails Erd

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  • RailRoady - Ruby on Rails 3/4 model and controller UML class diagram generator.
  • Rails Erd - Generate Entity-Relationship Diagrams for Rails applications.

Don't Step on a Rake, Use Rake::DSL | Super Good Software

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Testing command line applications with cucumber and rspec.
Featured Gem // Category Formatters

The Forwardable module: Part I

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How to Learn Ruby on Rails in 2018, the Ultimate Guide

While Ruby on Rails was first released in 2004, and a lot has happened since then, it’s still relevant in 2018. Here is a list of resources if you want to learn Ruby on Rails in 2018.
Article Added by: chalmagean //

AW Datapipe

Unofficial ruby wrapper for the AWS SDK Data Pipeline API.
Gem Added by WaKeMaTTa into category Third-party APIs

Camaleon CMS

A dynamic and advanced content management system based on Ruby on Rails 4.
Featured Gem // Category CMS

Authlogic vs Devise

Popular comparison
  • Authlogic - Authlogic is a clean, simple, and unobtrusive ruby authentication solution.
  • Devise - A flexible authentication solution for Rails based on Warden.


Automatically apply several headers that are related to security, including: Content Security Policy (CSP), HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS), X-Frame-Options (XFO), X-XSS-Protection, X-Content-Type-Options, X-Download-Options & X-Permitted-Cross-Domain-Policies.
Featured Gem // Category Security

Last 30 Days

Spreadsheet Architect

Turn any activerecord relation or ruby object collection into a XLSX, ODS, or CSV spreadsheet.
Featured Gem // Category Spreadsheets and Documents

Alchemy CMS

A powerful, userfriendly and flexible Open Source Rails CMS.
Featured Gem // Category CMS

Awesome Ruby Newsletter » 112

Top Stories
  • If you want to start learning Ruby on Rails, here is the list of 6 websites with free content that will put you on track.
  • How not to structure your database-backed web applications: a study of performance bugs in the wild
  • Why I Recommend Against Using Cucumber
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Mastodon vs diaspora*

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  • Mastodon - A GNU Social-compatible microblogging server
  • diaspora* - A privacy aware, distributed, open source social network.