How to add pretty URLs in Ruby on Rails

Most of the time when you have a webapp, you probably want to have some "pretty URLs" for certain resources. For example, you may offer your users the ability to have The nice thing is, with Rails, this is incredibly easy to do with the Friendly Gem. In this video, I show you just how easy it is.
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⏱️ Timestamps:
  • 00:00 - Introduction
  • 00:38 - Test Coverage
  • 01:00 - Friendly Gem
  • 02:00 - Gemfile
  • 03:00 - Database migration
  • 03:25 - Friendly config
  • 04:05 - routes
  • 05:40 - user model
  • 08:10 - user request spec

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My name is David W Parker and I’m creating and publishing videos on ProgrammingTIL to help teach anyone and everyone who wants to code. I’m a huge fan of Ruby on Rails, Svelte, TailwindCSS, and WebGL. I’ve used React a lot in the past, as well as some Vue and AngularJS. I’ve done some professional Python and Django. I like to create real applications and my tutorials will walk you through how to build something real from beginning-to-end.

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