Adding Postgres and ActiveRecord
Getting started - adding dependencies to your project
Heroku is a cloud application platform for deploying web apps. That sounds complicated. Basically, heroku is a company that gives you a quick to configure webserver that’s automatically plugged into the internet and that anyone can see, access and make calls to. In their words:
Heroku is a cloud platform that lets companies build, deliver, monitor and scale apps — go from idea to URL… This lets app developers spend their time on their application code, not managing servers, deployment, ongoing operations, or scaling.
Heroku is great because
Bottom line, it works beautifully with Ruby and only takes minutes to get your app configured to go online.
Let’s get started.