Dating site rails
I’ve also always been a fan of Rails Composer when starting up a new Rails project.
It helps me handle a lot of the boiler plate such as setting up your mailer, adding a user object and enabling it to work with Devise / Omniauth, setting up user roles, etc.
Paperclip has a nice adapter already built in for S3 which makes processing, uploading and retrieving images magical. As far as an MVP goes, this was pretty much all we needed to get user login and swipes to start working.
It’s like Tinder but with a focus on minorities and those who like minorities.The client side User object should have up and down syncing methods to be able to POST new data up to the server and sync information back down to the app.This was probably the trickiest part in building the app and took the most amount of time.Regardless of what you choose, the process for creating the backend would still be the same.We have a “User” object with basic user information such as username, first name, photos, age, two columns for lat and long.