05 January 2014 When creating a Sinatra application it's often a good idea to add tests. MiniTest provides a great library of tools for this. We'll use MiniTest::Spec, which is a functionally complete spec engine, to create a spec for a Hello World! Sinatra application. Firstly we create a folder 'spec'
16 December 2013 The Sinatra Cookbook Kickstarter campaign began back on November 20th and had a fantastic start reaching 25% by November 23rd. Now with just a few days left the campaign ends on December 20th at 10am GMT (5am EST). As of writing £419 is needed to reach the goal, that's
04 December 2013 Today marks the half way point of the Sinatra Cookbook Kickstarter goal. Now two weeks into the campaign there are only 16 days remaining to reach the £2,500 target. So far it's been a bit of a roller-coaster starting off really good, then slowing down over Thanks Giving
03 December 2013 As a big fan of Sinatra, here's the top 5 things that make it so great. Small At around 2,000 lines of code Sinatra is one of the smallest web frameworks. This makes it easy to see and understand how it works. It also means your application file size will