4 is a book that will guide you from never having programmed with Ruby, to having a Rails
application built and deployed to the web. You'll learn how to combine all the components of Rails
to develop your own web applications. You will use test driven development to make sure your application works exactly like you expect.
You will learn how to use Git
for source control and best practice techniques to create applications like a pro. Essential, and often-missed, information on testing
and learning to program with Ruby are also covered.
This book is well suited for someone with little to no Ruby or Rails
experience, or possibly even someone with no experience developing web applications at all. Beginning Rails
4 does assume a basic familiarity with the web and typical web terms, but doesn't require you to be an expert of these.