5 COMMENTs
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Christopher Pitt, Feb 16

Writing Async Libraries - Let's Convert HTML to PDF

Chris goes through the whole process of building a PHP async library for converting HTML to PDF - magical stuff!
9 COMMENTs
PHP
Eugene Dementjev, Feb 13

Achieving Modular Architecture with Forwarding Decorators

Eugene explains Forwarding Decorators: a crazy concept for approaching modularity in apps - wrapping them in other classes and recompiling everything.
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Claudio Ribeiro, Feb 10

Taming the Snoo: Playing with the Reddit API

Claudio explores the Reddit API - from searching to authenticating with Oauth and downloading user data. Come tame this powerful beast!
9 COMMENTs
PHP
Christopher Pitt, Feb 02

How to Make Modern PHP More Modern? With Preprocessing!

Chris adds some unexpected functionality to PHP, and all without custom extensions or recompiling. Let's unlock the power of macros and preprocessors!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jan 30

Testing Frenzy - Can We BDD Test the Units?

Let's take a look at Peridot - a testing suite with a different approach. Can we BDD test our units? Should we?
1 COMMENT
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jan 27

Sourcehunt 17.1: 7 Interesting PHP Packages to Keep an Eye On

Here's January's Sourcehunt with 7 new libs/packages to keep and eye on or to contribute to. Use open source? Give back by helping out!
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Christopher Vundi, Jan 20

Laravel and Braintree: Middleware and Other Advanced Concepts

Chris Vundi focuses on fine tuning our online Laravel and Braintree courses website by tweaking the subscription plans and securing the app
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PHP
Christopher Vundi, Jan 17

Laravel and Braintree, Sitting in a Tree...

Let's build a subscription based courses-site with Laravel and Braintree! Come and learn how to start selling subscriptions with ease! 
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Memi Allamani, Dec 20

Social Logins with Oauth.io - Log in with Anything, Anywhere

Memi Allamani takes you through a crash course of implementing a merged Google+ / Facebook login with Oauth.io
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Patrick van Bergen, Dec 02

Using GDELT 2 with PHP to Analyze the World!

Patrick looks at an example use of GDELT - the world's database of events - and uses it to analyze some world trends with PHP and SQL. Check it out!
14 COMMENTs
PHP
Viraj Khatavkar, Nov 26

How to Properly Deploy Web Apps via SFTP with Git

Viraj demonstrates the full process of writing custom code for deploying different commits of your app to an SFTP server using Git and PhpSecLib
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Nov 25

What Would You Pay to Make 27% of the Web More Secure?

We talked to Scott Arciszewski who is intent on writing a PHP polyfill for libsodium, with the potential to increase the security of at least 27% of the web
1 COMMENT
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Nov 21

Sourcehunt - Open Source Week Edition

It's open source week at SitePoint, and this sourcehunt is an excellent starter, listing some amazing and diverse projects from this month and the last.
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Nov 11

Amazon Product API Exploration: Let's Build a Product Searcher

Wern Ancheta develops a product search API for Amazon products with Amazon Products Advertisement API
1 COMMENT
PHP
Kirill Zhirnov, Nov 08

Beaver in Action: Practical MySQL Optimization

Kirill demonstrates a practical example of optimizing a website's MySQL queries - check it out, it might come in handy in your optimization gigs!
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Nov 03

Build Your Own Dropbox Client with the Dropbox API

Wern shows us how to use Laravel and Guzzle to build our own full Dropbox client with the Dropbox API!
12 COMMENTs
PHP
Christopher Thomas, Oct 31

2FA in Laravel with Google Authenticator - Get Secure!

Christopher Thomas shows us the full process of implementing 2FA - two factor authentication - in Laravel, using Google Authenticator!
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Oct 26

Shopify App Development Made Simple with HTTP APIs and Guzzle

Wern shows us how easy it is to get stared with developing Shopify powered PHP apps with Guzzle and Shopify's HTTP API.
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Matthew Setter, Oct 20

Testing PHP Code with Atoum - an Alternative to PHPUnit

Matthew Setter takes an introductory look at atoum - an alternative to PHPUnit with an interesting twist
9 COMMENTs
PHP
Christopher Pitt, Oct 18

Modding Minecraft with PHP - Buildings from Code!

Chris shows us how we can connect PHP to Minecraft in a way that lets us create terrains and buildings from PHP code!
13 COMMENTs
PHP
Claudio Ribeiro, Oct 17

A First Look at Atlas - the ORM That Delivers

Claudio takes a look at Atlas - a new type of ORM that doesn't oversell. If you're dying for a breath of fresh ORM air, check it out!
PHP
Viraj Khatavkar, Oct 03

Phpseclib: Securely Communicating with Remote Servers via PHP

Viraj introduces Phpseclib: a package for securely communicating with a remote server via PHP. Execute commands, list dir trees, schedule crons, and more!
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 29

Fighting Recruiter Spam with PHP - Proof of Concept

Connecting to IMAP and SMTP from PHP in order to filter, identify, and reply to recruiter spam - the inbox blight of any decent developer!
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Claudio Ribeiro, Sep 26

Quick Intro: PhpCompatibility for PHPCS - Are You PHP7 Ready?

Claudio introduces us to a new PHPCS standard - PhpCompatibility. This standard checks your code for compatibility with past and present versions of PHP!