WasteNot: DO YOUR BIT FOR YOUR COMMUNITY AND HELP TACKLE FOOD WASTE
Developers: Fiona McCawley, Katie Peterson and Lynda Ly.
Links: Heroku: https://sharevego-app.herokuapp.com/
Gems: FriendlyId: https://github.com/norman/friendly_id Materialize: http://materializecss.com/ Cloudinary: http://cloudinary.com/ Geocoder: https://github.com/alexreisner/geocoder Acts as votable: https://github.com/ryanto/acts_as_votable
Features: -Comments -Distance between items -Location of user and item -Messaging -Notification when a message is received -Uploading item images -Search by produce and distance from user -Karma rating -Food available/not available -Upload images (using cloudinary)
-As a user I would like to post excess food items so I can reduce food waste. -As a user I would like to request a food item so I can eat it. The request is via messages. -As a user I would like to know the location of the food. -As a user I would like to remove the food items that have been "sold" from the food items view. -As a user I would like to show a history in my user profile of all the food items I have given away. -As a user I would like to comment on other people's user profiles so I can provide feedback.
-friendly_id not working with upvote as the route changed. -cloudinary and Heroku -Heroku in general (migrations) -messaging - sender_id & recipient_id -geocoder - rendering
-As a group we are keen to offer it to the community.
How to get it set up locally: -Clone the repo from github to your computer. -cd into the repo -Open terminal -Run rails server -Go to localhost 3000