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Mike Rogers

Web Developer

Hello! I'm a web developer from Berkshire UK.
I've specialised in making performant Ruby on Rails applications since 2012.

Products I've delivered

Bundlify

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Bundlify is an invoicing tool I wrote after becoming dissatisfied with the current market space offerings.

TrackChanges

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TrackChanges is a Chrome Extension I wrote to help share front end changes to a with developers.

LivePage

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LivePage is a Chrome Extension I wrote that reloads websites as they change.

Things I've written

Using I18n in Rails Validations

Don't hard code strings into your models, put them in your locales!

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Stop resizing images with Ruby

Ruby shouldn't be used to resize images, instead do it in the cloud.

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Waiting for Cloudinary uploads to finish with Rails UJS

How to nicely disable a form to let uploads finish before submitting to the server.

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Building and shipping TrackChanges

I shipped a Chrome extension, it was an adventure.

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A year after monetising my Chrome Extension

I learnt a lot in the last year, I had to share what I learnt!

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Elegant Rails 5 Scopes

Stop writing raw SQL, instead let Active Record handle that for you.

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