Incorporating Materialize UI into Rails 5.2.1

Navigate to your gemfile and add gem 'materialize-sass' in the general scope of the Gemfile.

Run bundle install from the terminal within your project directory. This will install the Materialize-UI gem, which includes the javascript and scss files needed to incorporate this into your app.

Edit: Additional Steps Required: Add @import "materialize"; to your app/assets/stylesheets/application.scss file. Add //= materialize at the end of your app/assets/javascripts/application.coffee file. Add //= materialize-sprockets at the end of your app/assets/javascripts/application.coffee file.

Run rails assets:precompile

Restart/start running your project with rails s to ensure the changes are made.

Enjoy your new Materialized project!

Published 25 Nov 2018

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