My Ruby Style
Make your Ruby style beautiful.
November 24, 2020
Use a Ruby Linter
Make your Ruby style consistent.
November 17, 2020
Switch to UUIDs
Database keys that can't be guessed, don't overflow, and don't leak information.
November 10, 2020
Make the Rails generators generate the code you want. No more, no less.
November 3, 2020
Make it easier to test object attributes.
October 27, 2020
Switch to RSpec
Use a clear and expressive testing framework.
October 20, 2020
Switch to Sass
Make your cascading style sheets easier to work with.
October 13, 2020
Switch to HAML
Make your HTML templates easier to work with.
October 6, 2020
Remove Gem Version Specifiers
Make it easy to continuously keep your libraries up to date.
September 29, 2020
Switch to PostgreSQL
Switch over to a production-ready database.
September 22, 2020
Adopt a Code of Conduct
Ensure a safe and welcoming environment by adopting a code of conduct.
September 15, 2020
Add a License
If your code is open source, make sure people know.
September 8, 2020
Accurately record changes made while pairing by adding multiple authors to your commits.
September 1, 2020
No Git Masters
Remove problematic language from your Git setup.
August 25, 2020
Use version control to make changes with confidence.
August 18, 2020
The Rails New Command
Creating a brand new Rails application.
August 11, 2020
Ruby Version Management
Use the right version of Ruby for the job.
August 4, 2020
The Annotated Guide to a New Rails Application
A guide to make working with your Rails application more productive and joyful.
July 28, 2020
Small Steps Forward
Improving your product and business in small incremental steps.
August 28, 2019
VAB: The Voom Acronym Ban
Better communication through words.
January 23, 2019
Make Your Specs Into Stories
Use the power of narrative to make your tests easier to understand.
January 2, 2019
Types of Specifications
The five types of specifics present in all software projects
June 21, 2016
Specifications Not Tests
Stop writing tests and start writing specifications.
October 20, 2015
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