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  20. Adding an About Page

  • Many sites have an About page for describing what a company does.
  • Here we'll add a page, the Rails way.

###app/controllers/pages_controller.rb

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def about
end
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touch app/views/pages/about.html.erb

###app/views/pages/about.html.erb

<h2>About Page</h2>

###config/routes.rb

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get 'about', to: 'pages#about'
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###app/views/layouts/application.html.erb

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<link href="//fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Open+Sans:400,700,800" rel="stylesheet">
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###Terminal

git status
git add .
git commit -m "Added about view, route, controller action"
git push origin pages_and_layout