Mike coding on his Laptop

I'm Mike Rogers, a Web Developer from London

I've specialised in making performant Ruby on Rails applications since 2012.

Projects

PigCI Logo

PigCI is a GitHub integration that monitors memory usage in CI to help spot memory leaks.

Typo CI Logo

Typo CI analyses commits for spelling mistakes and add annotations to Pull Requests.

Ruby Meetup Calendar Logo

Displays all the current Ruby meetings currently happening.

Videos

Recent Posts

Common (Non-standard) Ruby on Rails Migrations

I've always liked the way Rails handles migrations, here is a cheat sheet of the ones I do often.

Saying Goodbye To Typo CI

I decided it was time to close Typo CI. Before I pulled the plug, I want to document why it failed.

Moving From Tailwind To CSS Variables

I converted a project from Tailwind CSS to more vanilla-er CSS (i.e using CSS Variables, normalize.css, Mixins & PostCSS). This demonstrates the new code & my thoughts on using Tailwind going forward.

How To Handle Special Actions In Ruby on Rails Controllers?

Should we add an custom action to a controller, or is using RESTful actions within a namespaced controller better? Let's compare the approaches!