8 things I look for in a Ruby on Rails app

As a consultant, I’ve looked over a shitload (how many? probably ~150-200) over the last 12 1/2 years in the Ruby on Rails community. I haven’t worked on most of them, but I do get invited to look over, review, audit, and provide feedback on a lot of those.

Over on the Planet Argon blog I’ve shared my quick hit list of a few initial things that I look for when looking over an existing code base.

Read Ruby on Rails Code Audits: 8 Steps to Review Your App

Jr. Ruby on Rails developers

Over on the Planet Argon blog, you can read an enlightening interview with two of our Jr. Ruby on Rails developers. Both of them made a career change in their 30s and went through a coding academy here in Portland, Oregon.

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