10 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Apr 07

An Alternative Laravel Package Development Workflow

After we published Francesco's Laravel Package development workflow a month ago, Younes chimes in with his own Laravel Package development approach!
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, Apr 05

Easily Add Social Logins to Your App with Socialite

Implementing social logins is making your head explode? Oauth to complex? No more! With Socialite, it's done in 30 minutes, for ANY social service.
3 COMMENTs
WordPress
Craig Buckler, Mar 31

How to Synchronize WordPress Live and Development Databases

Developing WordPress themes and plugins on a local server can be problematic if it doesn't match your live system. Craig discusses synchronization options.
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Mar 30

How Can I Use Laravel Envoy or Deployer with SemaphoreCI?

Younes sets up a CI pipeline on SemaphoreCI and makes sure it invokes Deployer or Laravel Envoy to deploy the app after a successful commit / test.
PHP
Thomas Punt, Mar 29

Upgrading from Pthreads v2 to v3: What to Look out For

Thomas shows us the difference between Pthreads 2 and 3 and explains the upgrade procedure - the changes are big and backwards-incompatible, but worth it.
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Bert Ramakers, Mar 24

Creating Strictly Typed Arrays and Collections in PHP

Bert discusses an interesting approach to creating arrays and collections that automatically enforce certain types - both scalar and fully custom
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Thomas Punt, Mar 22

Parallel Programming with Pthreads in PHP - the Fundamentals

Thomas explains the most recent version of pthreads targeting PHP 7+ and demonstrates all the new features it brought along. Get started with parallelism!
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Mar 20

Sourcehunt - Build a Medium Exporter + Cool New Libs!

This sourcehunt, we've found a lot of Laravel and/or JSON focused packages. It's an interesting combo which led us to our newest "app idea of the month"!
1 COMMENT
PHP
Francesco Malatesta, Mar 17

My Laravel Package Building Workflow

Francesco tells us about his workflow for building Laravel packages - from PSR-4 baby steps to Facades, Francesco justifies and explains the steps he takes.
12 COMMENTs
PHP
Claudio Ribeiro, Mar 13

The Android Elephpant - Laravel on your Android Phone?

Crazy? Maybe! Claudio goes through setting up PHP, Git, and Composer on an Android device. Not only that, but he also deploys Laravel and SQLite!
1 COMMENT
PHP
Viraj Khatavkar, Mar 10

Crash Course: Continuous Deployment with Semaphore CI

Viraj takes us through the basic process of setting up Continuous Deployment to a DigitalOcean server by means of Semaphore CI. Exciting!
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Mar 07

Covering Laracon: Are Online Conferences Introvert Heaven?

Laracon: the official Laravel conference, is online in this edition. Let's talk about online vs offline conferences, and how they help / hinder networking!
42 COMMENTs
PHP
Vlad Kobilansky, Mar 03

The State of PHP MVC Frameworks in 2017

Vlad considers the current state of PHP frameworks in 2017 - where are we? Where can we go from here? Which ones have the highest potential?
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Feb 28

How to Secure Laravel Apps with 2FA via SMS

Younes Rafie shows us how to add 2FA to a Laravel app - make sure your users can log in securely by adding an SMS layer!
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Feb 25

PHP Fractal - Make Your API's JSON Pretty, Always!

Younes looks at Fractal - a PHP League package for formatting and transforming JSON, YAML, and other data formats to something consistent. APIs rejoice!
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Deji Akala, Feb 24

Sylius and Cutting Your Teeth on TDD

We look at Sylius - a fully tested and super-robuts e-commerce platform/framework, and use it to learn some proper Test Driven Development!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Viraj Khatavkar, Feb 23

Laravel Dusk - Intuitive and Easy Browser Testing for All!

Viraj demonstrates Laravel Dusk - a browser testing tool designed for testing your apps in full - including UI and JavaScript!
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Feb 21

Sourcehunt: Idea of the Month and 6 Interesting Repos!

Sourcehunt Feb, apart from promoting really interesting open source repos, now also features an app idea of the month, worth a fortune. Check it out!
5 COMMENTs
PHP
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!
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Feb 06

Quick Tip: LetsEncrypt "server" error fix on Ubuntu 16.04

Running into the cryptic "server" error when renewing your server's HTTPS certificates with LetsEncrypt? Here's how to solve it.
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?