Courses I have studied. Usually online – such as on Udemy

Travel site Improvements

Posted by on January 4, 2020 in Course, Deployment, Development, Learning

I originally worked about 3 years ago on the Travel site static web page as part of the Git Modern Development Workflow course. The course was updated to remove some unnecessary, bloated or outdated packages. Other improvements also including removing the use of the Gulp task and workflow manager and replacing it entirely with the […]

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Rails Action Cable and Semantic UI app

Posted by on May 25, 2019 in Course, Development, Learning

Using the Action Cable functionality provided by Rails I have built a small messaging application. I also used the Semantic UI framework to style the application. Action Cable integrates WebSockets feature to allow real time information to be displayed without the need for a refresh. It uses a Publish-Subscribe paradigm. This allows for the server […]

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Local Ruby on Rails Development

Posted by on April 25, 2019 in Course, Development, Learning

Previously I was producing Ruby on Rails projects using an online(cloud) based development IDE and environment. This was done using AWS Cloud 9 and launching the production application in Heroku. I was keen to learn how I could: Setup a Linux machine Pull my existing projects across onto the Linux machine Setup the Linux machine […]

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Recipe Storing Application built with Ruby on Rails

Posted by on February 9, 2019 in Course, Learning

So as part of the Ruby on Rails developer course I have been studying on Udemy I have built a fully functional application. This project produced a Recipe Storing web application. The application has the ability to store and share recipes. Each recipe can have a list of ingredients added to it and users (or […]

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Learning Ruby on Rails Project

Posted by on January 20, 2019 in Course, Hosting, Learning

A great learning project for Ruby on Rails is to build a small TODO list application. This project contains enough attributes for an application that can add, show, modify and delete (CRUD). As part of the project you can also build in authentication attributes for session management for users of the application. I have been […]

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Beginners Front End Web Development

Posted by on September 7, 2018 in Course, Learning

As part of a Ruby on Rails course I am doing on Udemy it was suggested to brush on your front end web development skills. The course suggested a beginners front end web development course created by Shay Howe called “Learn to Code HTML & CSS“. This course runs through the basics of HTML and […]

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Next Course

Posted by on February 6, 2018 in Course, Learning

Well now that I am about to launch this portfolio site LIVE, I want to decide on which development course to do next. I have a number of courses I have banked up over the course of the last year or so on Udemy. Here is just a selection of courses I would like to […]

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