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Rails Email Setup for Development, Staging, and Production

Matthew • March 9, 2022

An emoji face thinking about configuring Action Mailer

I've always found setting up email for a Rails app to be kind of a pain. You need to update a lot of files, you need to figure out how to look at sent emails, and you need to make sure you don't end up sending test emails to the world! This article describes what's become my default strategy for configuring email in Rails so that it's easy to work with email!


It Depends

Matthew • April 20, 2021

As I start thought-leadering publicly and consider the subjects on which I might opine, I keep coming back to the phrase "it depends." By which I mean, "context matters."


Hello, Friends

Matthew • March 14, 2021

The difficult first blog post in which I say hello.