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Great episode Chris! Would be awesome to see some more detailed episodes both for client and server side implementations.

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Got any specifics you'd like to see?

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Stephen Dolan Stephen Dolan

Lots of places in the video where I think you meant to edit in a cut, but instead left all of the re-takes in. It didn't make a difference to me, but you might want to be more thorough with editing (especially on the pro videos).

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For anyone that wants to see a very detailed implementation of Segment within a real world Rails SaaS app, I wrote extensively about that here: https://robsobers.com/9-dol...

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Funny, this is the very reason I'm implementing Segment right now. Rob's article is pretty awesome in terms of the things you can do with such a cheap / free marketing stack.

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For anyone who isn't seeing events load in the debugger:

Make sure you have any adblockers switched off for localhost:3000 or any other website with this that you're testing!

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Hi Chris,
Is it better to use track in html like <"script">analytics.track<"/script"> or in segment.js in asset pipeline?
If I have my identify in JS, is it possible to use user data for the server side? Is it the new cloud method (instead device)?
Thanks

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