a terribly awesome Rails app template
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It's kickoff time!

Our terribly awesome template generates a Rails 4 app featuring some of our favorite tools for building web apps.


rails new my_app -m https://raw.github.com/terriblelabs/kickoff/master/template.rb


  • Devise (optional) with your choice of model name (User, AdminUser, etc.). This template will also create a user with your choice of email and password, and a factory.
  • SimpleForm
  • Zurb Foundation
  • Modernizr
  • Haml
  • Redcarpet, a markdown parser, because Haml Sucks for Content
  • Stamp for formatting dates and times

Development tools:

  • Better Errors + binding_of_caller
  • byebug debugger for Ruby 2.0
  • Foreman
  • Letter Opener
  • Pry-rails

Testing tools:

  • RSpec
  • Guard
  • FactoryGirl
  • ffaker
  • shoulda-matchers

And for production:

  • NewRelic
  • SendGrid
  • Airbrake


Copyright (c) 2012 Terrible Labs, Inc.