Salesforce bulk API gem

Using the Salesforce bulk API for pushing many numbers of records in a single API call. The official Heroku 'gem databasedotcom' which is used as an adapter to talk with the Salesforcedatabase doesn't support bulk API. I did a lot of research, but then I found that 'gem rforce' gem…

Linkedin Scraper

Scraping linkedin public profiles for data validation. There are many use cases when the data from Linkedin needs to be scraped for data collection or contact validation,hence there is a gem in ruby called 'linkedin-scraper' which helps to scrape the public profile when the link of a certain profile…

SEO for Octopress, Heroku

I had worked on Octopress for a static blogging site But there are some hidden features and changes that need to be done for better SEO. Meta data description for every blog When a post file is generate with the command rake new_post[title],the keys layout, title, date…

Major companies using Ruby on Rails in Pune, India

BetterLabs: BetterLabs, one the early adopters of Ruby on Rails is located at San Jose, California USA and Pune, India. It incubates on innovative ideas and works with start-ups to convert from an idea to a product. It also specializes on its own products in the domain of SaaS marketing…

Ruby one liners for simple basic problems

Ruby is one of the most flexible language that I have worked with. Due to its flexibility you fall in love with it and fall in love with programming. Recently I was taking a training program for ruby beginners. I gave them the following problems Detect whether a number is…

20 twitter handles to follow for Ruby on Rails developers

20 Twitter handle you should follow if you are Ruby or Rubyonrails Developer @dhh David Heinemeier Hansson, the creator of #RubyOnRails,#37Signals. @peterc Peter Cooper @tenderlove Aaron Patterson #rails,#mechanize @ryanbigg Ryan Bigg #rails3inaction,#spree @chadfowler Chad Fowler #livingsocial @practicingruby Gregory Brown @greggpollack Greg Pollack #EnvyLabs @indianguru Satish Tailim #rubylearning…

Apparel and Accessories Ecommerce Sites in India

Myntra.com Started in 2007 by three IIT alumni as a simple Ecommerce portal selling cool products like mugs, caps, bags, Sweatshirts, but now has transformed Into multi-brand online fashion store. After raising 3 rounds of funding of around $39 million it has become a big player in the eCommerce…

Conditional dynamic routes in Rails using constraints

Rails routes is used to map the 'url' with proper controller and action. Its like the .htaccess for the php world. But many a times we require to map the same pattern of the url to different actions of different controller. Lets take the following example match "/:search" => "companies…