Posts tagged with "Tutorial"

Authorizers, Extractors, and Policy objects

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Recently I was working on a Rails 4 project, and much to my surprise, my favorite authorization framework is not supported! CanCan had long been my "go-to" framework for its simplicty and readability. I started searching the Internet for alternative gems, but ...

Create a custom domain URL shortener with Rails

A few weeks ago I made a post about creating custom domain short URL services with bit.ly. I'm going to walk you through a simple Rails application that allows you to create a custom domain URL shortener for free! Creating the Rails App I'm going to assume ...

Custom Domain URL Shorteners with bit.ly

I recently acquired leav.in because I wanted to make my own URL shortening service. After spending a few hours making a little Rails application that connected to a backend service and a nice little UI, I decided to actually google "custom domain URL shortner...