Last updated 09 July 2016


A collection of guides to help you learn how Trailblazer works.

Trailblazer in 2̶0̶ 12 Minutes

Trailblazer adds a set of abstraction layers to existing web frameworks and pipelines the workflow.

It takes less than 20 minutes to understand the mechanics.

→ Read it here!

Trailblazer - The Book

The Trailblazer book walks you through building a realistic Rails application from scratch. It includes all basic knowledge, discusses authentication, authorization using policies, callback objects, how to build consuming and rendering hypermedia APIs with TRB, and much more.

→ Buy the book!


Trailblazer runs with virtually any kind of framework.

Learn how TRB can easily be used from within Sinatra applications.

We use dry-validation and Sequel in this project.

→ Learn more!

Combining Grape's routing layer with Trailblazer gives you a powerful document API framework.

The example app shows Grape with Trailblazer and Roar's representers for deserialization and rendering.

→ Learn more!

Coming soon!