Episodes
Markdown Parser
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Markdown Parser

#341 Mar 20, 2022 pro
Markdown is a great, but unfortunately ActionText doesn't support it. In this episode, we'll look at implementing a simple markdown parser with Stimulus.

Wordle Clone
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Wordle Clone

#340 Mar 13, 2022 pro
We look at recreating the popular Wordle game with StimulusJS. By exploring the mechanics of the game, we build our own approach.

Infinite Scrolling with Hotwire
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Infinite Scrolling with Hotwire

#338 Feb 27, 2022 pro
In this episode, we have a look at two different approaches for implementing an infinite scrolling feature within a Ruby on Rails application with Hotwire. The first method will use a Stimulus Controller to handle AJAX requests back to the Rails application. The second approach will not use any external library, other than Hotwire, nor any javascript to accomplish the infinite scrolling.

From Webpacker to esbuild
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12:14

From Webpacker to esbuild

#319 Oct 17, 2021 pro
With Rails 7 coming out soon, it's a good time to look at what it could take to upgrade our existing applications to esbuild. In this episode, we start with a Rails 6 application and begin the upgrade process by removing Webpacker and switching over to esbuild.

Modern Chat Feature
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14:29

Modern Chat Feature

#318 Oct 10, 2021 pro
In this episode, we create a chat application using Rails 7, esbuild (JS Bundling), CSS Bundling, Hotwire, and Action Text. We also dive into some issues around CSS Bundling and Action Text.