Here’s a few links to getting started with Ruby and the Ruby on Rails Framework


Try Ruby in your browser, no installing required:

Offical Ruby Quickstart:

List of Puzzles, Ruby, and Rails resources:


RailsApps tutorials and guides RailsApps

Why’s Poignant Guide to Ruby

Excellent Beginner and Advanced level tutorials:


An update to date subscription service that has new videos every week: Drifting Ruby

Great collection screencasts with a wide variety of topics, including live coding sessions with experienced web developers: pluralsight

An older collection, but one of the largest collections of free Ruby on Rails videos: Railscasts


Looking for a tutor? Try

Getting kids involved with Ruby:

User Groups

Official Charlotte Ruby Homepage:

Charlotte Ruby Meetup Page:

Charlotte Ruby Slack Channel:

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