Lookalikes of Instagram, Tumblr, TaskRabbit, etc, w/ fundamentals of Rails (no Scaffolding). - Free Course
In this course, you will :Build Portfolio of 8 Apps like Instagram; Tumblr; ESPN/Hacker News; Evernote (Document Storage); TaskRabbit/CraigsList; iMDB; Todolist; Project Manager, etc.. Idea to Implementation (Wireframe to live application) done 8 times.. Quickly build versatile Rails Web Apps so you don't have to hire expensive developers ($2K+/per project).. Earn Money from new skills by getting development gigs on freelancer sites.. Learn how to make beautiful, interactive and versatile web apps using Rails - the most popular web framework.. Reach a comfortable intermediate to low-advanced level after 30 days of steady work.. Troubleshoot a variety of common errors. Ability to add functionality w/ Users, Forms, Image Uploading/Rendering, Voting, Syntax, Styling etc.. Solid understanding of the MVC (model, view, controller).. Add jQuery Plug-ins (like Masonry jQuery and raty.js). Use HAML syntax to embed Ruby code as a cleaner alternative to .erb. Test Driven Development (TDD) using Rspec. Add bootstrap elements and Responsive design. File storage and manipulation (like Evernote / Google Docs). Setup Secure User Logins. Launch on Heroku (live server). Custom Image uploading for social media applications (Tumblr, Instagram, iMDB). 5-Star Rating Systems (iMDB-like social-centric apps). Sorting and Filtering by Categories. Comfortable with Git & Github. Beautiful design (using Sass, a little bootstrap, jQuery libraries).