Building an application to provide business is tough. It's overwhelming. There are so many choices! What gems do you use? How do you manage users? What if there was a step-by-step guide to feed you those answers?
This book will guide you from your very first rails commands, through integrating Stripe, background jobs and finally deploying your app to a cloud provider. You'll be mastering a SaaS application, getting customers and monetizing your expertise in no time!
Sick of all the simple tutorials? Done building your 4th blog app and 3rd chat app? Do you want to build an app that you can actually create revenue with? Build a SaaS App in Ruby on Rails 5 aims to guide you from tutorial apprentice to a SaaS app Wizard.
Wish you had an experienced Rails developer and SaaS founder looking over your shoulder to help make your decisions? Someone who has "been there, done that" multiple times?
This is your chance! Learn right the first time and write efficient, concise code to ship your application fast!
One thing you might notice in other programming books is that you will be building a storefront, Twitter Clone, or some other toy app.
This book is not like that. You will be building a Daily Standup Application. This app will:
No BS. No Fluff. Even if you don't release this app, every business could use a Daily Tracker. So can yours!
At its current rate, the book should end around about 600+ pages of instruction, tips, code samples, and exercises. This book does not skimp on details or code samples!
Throughout each chapter, you will be presented with exercises to test your knowledge or build some code on your own.
You will get access to the source code to each chapter's content as well as the finished sample application
Cheat Sheets to keep common methods, classes or tips right at the tip of your fingers.
The first seven chapters will lay a foundation for building an application in Rails. Including testing, conventions and how it all fits together.
The latter half of the book will deep dive into specific parts of a Rails application such as background jobs, email, WebSockets and taking payments.
The book and all extra content is created and finished. I am not a perfect writer and am continuously fixing issues and errors.
Additionally, an update to Rails 5.2 and various other dependencies will be included at no extra charge. This update is expected sometime this summer (2018)
Yes, Gumroad's payment system allows you to use PayPal right on the form. When you get to the payment widget, there is a paypal button on the upper right corner.
Yes, depending on the package you choses you will have extra access to cheat sheets, source code respotories and more!
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Hi, I'm Rob and I am the single founder of Succinct Software. I have been professionally developing web applications for the last 8 years or so. Within the last few years, I have brought some of my creations to the public under the Succinct Software name. You can find my writing on Medium and smaller comments on Twitter