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harlow committed Aug 2, 2012
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+## Paperclip Demo
+
+### Reference Application
+
+Demo Ruby on Rails application allows users to manage a list of “friends” using a basic Rails scaffold. Each friend will have a Name and Avatar. Paperclip will provide the image upload and resizing functionality. The app will demonstrate how to create different sized thumbnails, display resized images on different screens, and gracefully degrade to display “missing_avatar.png” for friends without an avatar.
+
+### Install Codebase
+
+Clone the git repository
+
+ $ git clone git@github.com:thoughtbot/paperclip_demo.git
+ $ cd paperclip_demo
+ $ bundle
+
+### Run Application
+
+ $ rails s
+
+### View Application
+
+From a web browser access the site via [localhost:3000](http://localhost:3000)
+
+## Deploy the application to Heroku
+
+Create an application container on Heroku
+
+ $ heroku create
+
+Push the code to the Heroku container
+
+ $ git push heroku master
+
+Run any database migrations
+
+ $ heroku rake db:migrate
+
+Restart the dynos if migrations were run
+
+ $ heroku restart

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