The most powerful (cross-platform) notifications handler & pusher API for Rails
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Notifications Rails

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The most powerful notification solution for Rails. Notifications Rails simplifies the handling, rendering, user-integration and cross-platform pushing of notifications through its simple API.

It integrates with the Native gem to allow you to create a cross platform Rails app.

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Notifications Rails has been built with modularity in mind. It currently consists of four components each of which bringing one essential functionality to the notification-integration in your Rails app.

NotificationHandler: Create and modify your notifications through a simple API.

NotificationRenderer: Render your notifications on multiple platforms by specifying notification types.

NotificationPusher: Push your notifications to various services. Including Email, ActionCable, OneSignal.

NotificationSettings: Integrates with your authentication solution to craft a personalized user notification platform.

You may just add the components you actually need, or instead use this gem to bundle everything for a complete notification solution.


Notifications Rails works with Rails 5 onwards. You can add it to your Gemfile with:

gem 'notifications-rails'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install notifications-rails

If you always want to be up to date fetch the latest from GitHub in your Gemfile:

gem 'notifications-rails', github: 'jonhue/notifications-rails'


Tests are written with RSpec.

  1. Fork this repository

  2. Clone your forked git locally

  3. Install dependencies

    $ bundle install

  4. Run tests

    $ bundle exec rspec

  5. Run RuboCop

    $ bundle exec rubocop


  1. Change the gem version here

  2. Publish to

    $ sh <version>

To do

We use GitHub projects to coordinate the work on this project.

To propose your ideas, initiate the discussion by adding a new issue.


We hope that you will consider contributing to Notifications Rails. Please read this short overview for some information about how to get started:

Learn more about contributing to this repository, Code of Conduct

Semantic Versioning

Notifications Rails follows Semantic Versioning 2.0 as defined at