Notes from the field #1

November 12, 2011

By John Beynon


I find a lot of useful stuff that I want to remember so figured I'd start sharing more of what I'm finding and reading in what I'm going to call 'Notes from the field' - it'll probably be weekly but don't hold me to that.

Using Unicorn On Heroku - Tried this this week and got excellent increase in throughput - worth a look if you're running on the Cedar stack

Textmate to VIM - Useful article if you're considering making the switch

Automated tagging of Heroku deployments - Script your deployments to Heroku and tag your code post deployment

Control ads Google Shows you - Find out why you're seeing certain Google Ads and opt out if you want.