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Intro to Rails
Ruby on Rails is a breakthrough in lowering the barriers of entry to programming.
Powerful web applications that formerly might have taken weeks or months
to develop can be produced in a matter of days.
Rails for Zombies: Nice intro to basic Rails,
and it has Zombies…
Rails Guides: Official guide for Rails, and
a great place for documentation on the components that comprise the Rails
Ruby on Rails Tutorial:
Great book to work through, getting very
Railscasts: Great screencasts that show off how to
use specific libraries
asciicasts: Text versions of the Railscasts
RailsInstaller Video: While this video shows how to
install Rails on Windows, it also has a nice walk through a very basic Rails
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