When creating authorization, there are some important setup steps to make sure that your sessions save.


The backend setup is crucial if you want to be able to save your sessions.

Cors: Make sure that you have enabled the cors gem and also set up cors.rb

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Next you worry about creating the table in your migration.

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My Coding Journey!

My Background: I have a bachelors degree in exercise science.

Why is this important? It led me to where I am today!

The University of Mississippi

After graduation, I was unsure of what was next for me, so I went to work for my dad while I figured that out.


Andrew Pellum

The New Guy!

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