Hello, I'm going to develop a Ruby on Rails application for selling my widgets, what to you guys recommend for gathering required info for a newbie in Online Commerce?!? How do you rate these books? Apress - Beginning Ruby on Rails E-Commerce: From Novice to Professional http://www.apress.com/book/bookDisplay.html?bID=10178 PragProg - Payment Processing with Paypal and Ruby http://www.pragmaticprogrammer.com/titles/jfpaypal... What about other books? And which of the following plugins is good for PayPal integration (if I decide to go that path)? http://www.rubyinside.com/paypal-libraries-for-rub... Thanks a lot, - Dunnil
on 2007-02-22 13:48
on 2007-02-22 18:30
I'm afraid I can't say much from experience, but one plugin I didn't see mentioned there that I've heard good things about is Active Merchant: http://www.activemerchant.org/ Good luck.
on 2007-02-23 03:58
Here's another book suggestion... see my sig. :) -- Building an e-commerce site with Rails? http://www.agilewebdevelopment.com/rails-ecommerce Meet up at RailsConf: http://railsconf2007.conferencemeetup.com/