drhenner — 38 posts
You are doing your A/B testing WRONG ror-e.com
I create a new post on my e-commerce series. E-commerce Tips 1.2 (The Shopping Cart) go take a look. I've seen some really bad shopping carts in the past few years and I'm hoping people STOP DOING IT WRONG.
Justifying TDD/BDD & Technical Debt ror-e.com
It's time to turn the task of making a schedule for the business folks into a time to Justify TDD/BDD & Technical Debt. Too often we just give a time based schedule. Spend less time on your schedule and more time justifying Best Practices. Flip what you hate doing into a meeting about what you love.
The Gamification Development Process ror-e.com
Sure TDD has to be incorporated in your development process. The problem with Agile and Software processes in general is that they don't address the company. They only address Developers and maybe a few other people. I just created a post on The Gamification Development Process. It is time to address Company wide goals. $$$
I have not seen any posts online about this yet but it looks like we have a new Rails release. CONGRATS to everyone that contributed!!!
My company noticed the images paperclip created were not optimized. We Optimized the images with a paperclip post-processor and we reduced some of our image sizes by 85% without and visual problems. This has been a huge win for us. Check it out.
ROR Ecommerce Documentation rorecommerce.com
ROR Ecommerce github.com
I just launched ROR ecommerce. ROR ecommerce is a Rails 3 startup application with the intent to allow developers to create an ecommerce solution easily. This solution includes, an Admin for Purchase Orders, Product creation, Shipments, Fulfillment and creating Orders. There is a minimal customer facing shopping cart understanding that this will be customized. The cart allows you to track your customers cart history and includes a double entry accounting system. The project has solr searching, compass and blueprint for CSS and uses jQuery.