The Best Resources and Blog Posts for Learning Elixir (for Rubyists)
Last updated: 5/13/17
While trying to learn Elixir, I came across some great resources. So this is a collection of curated blog posts, videos and books that I found really helpful. Enjoy!
https://medium.com/@kenmazaika/why-im-betting-on-elixir-7c8f847b58 – “The fact that WebSockets, processes, and concurrency in Phoenix and Elixir are cheap, without sacrificing developer happiness is an absolute game-changer.”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B4rOG9Bc65Q – Idioms for Building Distributed Fault-tolerant Applications with Elixir * José Valim – good historical overview
Interviews with Jose Valim
http://work.stevegrossi.com/2016/07/11/building-a-chat-app-with-elixir-and-phoenix-presence/ – This builds a basic chatroom.