Synopses & Reviews
Use Michael Hartl’s Acclaimed Video Lessons and Best-Selling Book Side by Side to Master Rails Fast!
- LiveLessons™ DVD with 18+ hours of video instruction–a $150 value
- Michael Hartl’s Ruby on Rails™ 3 Tutorial, the #1 hands-on guide to Rails web programming–a $40 value
A $190 value, this package delivers instant skills, answers, and solutions from 18+ hours of video LiveLessons (a $150 value)…plus deeper insights from Ruby on Rails™ 3 Tutorial, the #1 Rails development guide (a $40 value).
About the LiveLessons DVD
These focused video lessons help you learn crucial new skills fast–and put them to work immediately! Watch top Rails developer Michael Hartl guide you through building a complete application using today’s best practices for MVC and REST design, layout, Ruby coding, security, testing, deployment, and more. Just place the DVD video in your computer’s DVD drive, and master Rails the easy way.
"Ruby on Rails(TM) 3 Tutorial LiveLessons" is your complete video guided tour of modern Rails web development! Top Rails expert and author Michael Hartl walks you through the entire process: installing and setting up Rails, designing Rails applications with MVC and REST, building dynamic pages, coding effectively in Ruby, implementing registration and authentication, adding social features, even testing and deployment. Just watch and learn: You'll find expert insight, modern best practices, and step-by-step instructions for solving real-world problems!
- LiveLessons are video courses that are organized into short, self-contained lessons-you'll learn key skills in as little as [shortest lesson time to come] minutes
- Track your progress as you follow clearly defined learning objectives
- Follow along as your instructor shows exactly how to get great results in your real-world environment
About the Author
Michael Hartl is a programmer, educator, and entrepreneur. He coauthored RailsSpace, a best-selling Rails tutorial book published in 2007, and was cofounder and lead developer of Insoshi, a popular social networking platform based on Rails. He taught theoretical and computational physics at the California Institute of Technology for six years, earning the Caltech Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Teaching. A Harvard graduate, he holds a Ph.D. in physics from Caltech, and is an alumnus of the Y Combinator entrepreneur program.
Table of Contents
Lesson 1: From Zero to Deploy [00:46:27]
Lesson 2: A Demo Application [01:11:49]
Lesson 3: Mostly Static Pages [00:57:47]
Lesson 4: Rails-Flavored Ruby [01:45:35]
Lesson 5: Filling in the Layout [01:10:10]
Lesson 6: Modeling and Viewing Users, Part I [01:30:22]
Lesson 7: Modeling and Viewing Users, Part II [01:40:25]
Lesson 8: Sign Up [01:21:56]
Lesson 9: Sign In, Sign Out [01:36:37]
Lesson 10: Updating, Showing, and Deleting Users [02:25:13]
Lesson 11: User Microposts [02:03:46]
Lesson 12: Following Users [02:19:04]