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Adding Notification Emails with Bamboo

Adding email notifications to our system using Bamboo and SendGrid.
06:13


Page-Specific Titles

Rendering nice titles for each page in a Phoenix app.
06:09
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Markdown Preview

Building an API endpoint and a JavaScript component for previewing...
04:47


Paginating a User's Posts

Fleshing out the rest of the user details template, and using `Scr...
05:45


Styling User Details

Turning a mockup of Firestorm's user details view into working cod...
10:35


Requiring a Logged In User

Adding a `RequireUser` plug to redirect guests when performing act...
00:00


Customizing Earmark

Extending the Earmark markdown renderer to add auto-linking URLs a...
08:19


Feature Tests with Wallaby, Part 2

Testing user interaction with wallaby - fill out forms, click link...
10:25


Feature Tests with Wallaby

Testing your Phoenix app in the browser, concurrently.
06:24


Rendering Markdown in Phoenix with Earmark

Getting started with a markdown renderer in the Firestorm Forum.
07:36


Phoenix Views, Templates, and Layouts

Making Firestorm look a bit more like it should.
06:25


Using Ecto Associations in Phoenix

Being smarter about modifying and inserting associated data.
00:00


Adding Posts to Threads with Database Transactions

Handling database transactions in style, with Ecto.Multi.
13:49


Authentication via OAuth

Using Ueberauth to authenticate users against OAuth providers.
09:10


Webpack2 with Phoenix

Replacing Brunch with Webpack in a Phoenix app
09:19


Elixir Weekly Drip #5 and Exercise: Fix Tests

Fixing the tests after last episode, and some Phoenix-related links.
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Nested Resources in Phoenix

Categories have Threads, and our URLs should reflect that.
00:00
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Phoenix and the Frontend

HTML, CSS, and JavaScript are actual things.
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Getting Started with Phoenix

Creating a new app and generating some resources.
00:00
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Preparing to Learn About Phoenix

Solving an Ecto exercise and preparing to learn about Phoenix.
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Elixir Weekly Drip #4 and Exercise: More Queries

Some Ecto-related links and an exercise to write more detailed queries
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Ecto Associations and More Queries

Exploring how to model associated data in Ecto and further details...
11:37
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Ecto Validation with Changesets

Ensuring your data meets your requirements, flexibly.
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Ecto Basics

Getting started with Ecto by creating a basic schema and querying it.
08:08
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Preparing to Learn About Ecto

A solution to last week's exercise and some readings to prepare us...
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Elixir Weekly Drip #3 and Exercise: Supervised RPN Calculator and Tape Printer

Interesting links and an exercise to build an RPN Calculator with ...
Free!


GenStateMachine

Modeling a door with a numeric lock, to explore building Finite St...
07:12
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Supervising Tasks and Agents

Using Supervisors to handle nuance within your Tasks and Agents.
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GenServer and Supervisor

Building Generic Servers and Supervision Trees
13:59
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Preparing to Learn about OTP

A solution to the Reverse Polish Notation Calculator exercise, and...
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Elixir Weekly Drip #2 and Exercise: Reverse Polish Notation Calculator

Links on documentation, `with`, control structures, Enumerables, a...
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Testing with ExUnit

An in-depth look at ExUnit, Test-Driven Development, and doctests.
11:39
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for Comprehensions

Handling enumerables and collections with power and grace.
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Processes With State, and Agent

Managing state with processes and messaging, then seeing the Agent...
05:28
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Intermediate Elixir Prep

Preparing to learn about managing state and testing.
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Elixir Weekly Drip #1 and Exercise: String Upcaser Microservice

Further links for reading, and a gratuitous exercise to build a pr...
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Processes and Messaging

Processes are the unit of concurrency. We'll spawn some processes ...
03:04
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Mix and Modules

Using the `mix` tool and defining modules, functions, and structs
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Basic Elixir Syntax and Concepts

Learning the basics of the language, as well as how to run scripts.
04:11
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Introduction to Elixir

Introduction to the language, and installation of Erlang and Elixir
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