7 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Feb 04

Quick Tip: How to Permanently Change SQL Mode in MySQL

MySQL 5.7 introduced some awkward changes for older codebases and tends to break apps. Here's how to temporarily (or permanently) lower the strictness level
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Feb 03

9 Development Workflow Upgrades You Should Know About

Bruno reveals some little known tips and tricks for upgrades to your development workflow - from health to speed of development, everything's on the menu!
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Feb 01

Building OctoberCMS Form Field Widgets like a Pro

Younes Rafie looks at building awesome OctoberCMS form field widgets for deeply customized inputs and making OctoberCMS a true business-worthy CMS
6 COMMENTs
PHP
Scott Molinari, Jan 29

Appserver - Server Configuration, Dir Structure and Threads

Scott revisits Appserver and teaches you how to set up an example application with a custom virtual server. Your apps have never been this fast!
16 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Jan 27

OctoberCMS CRUD - Building a Team/Project Management Plugin

Younes Rafie uses OctoberCMS to build project and team management functionality into it, creating a fantastic app in a matter of minutes!
PHP
Andrew Cairns, Jan 25

Command Buses Demystified: A Look at the Tactician Package

Andrew Cairns explains Commands and Command Buses, demonstrating their use with Tactician, a popular Command Bus package for PHP
14 COMMENTs
PHP
Jeff Smith, Jan 22

More Tips for Defensive Programming in PHP

Jeff Smith expands on his previous "Defensive programming" post by offering more tips on making sure your apps do what they're supposed to. Check it out!
2 COMMENTs
WordPress
Brad Denver, Jan 21

Introducing the SitePoint Random Hello Bar WordPress Plugin

SitePoint's senior developer Brad Denver introduces the Hello Bar, a WordPress plugin for displaying content, such as ads, at the top of your site.
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jan 21

The PHP Channel's Survey Results and 2016 Plans

In December of 2015, we put out a survey asking you what you liked or disliked about our PHP channel. Now, let's look at the results!
10 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Jan 19

Tutorial on Using Drupal 8 Plugin Derivatives Effectively

Danny goes through the process of explaining and using Drupal 8 plugin derivatives - a most versatile approach to upgrading any Drupal app!
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Jan 15

Can PHP Be Even Faster? Light-Speed with the Blink Framework

Younes writes an entire Notejam app from scratch in this in-depth tutorial and analysis of the high-speed Blink framework
1 COMMENT
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, Jan 13

An in-Depth Walkthrough of Supercharging Apps with Blackfire

M. Lavaryen explains the Blackfire profiler in depth and demonstrates its use on a simple script, laying the groundwork for further exploration on your end!
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Jan 08

Crash Course of Wunderlist's API with Guzzle

Danny Sipos takes a break from Drupal to teach us about Wunderlist and it's (almost) brand new API - see how easy it is to build custom todo UIs!
10 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jan 06

Setting up PHP 7 Servers with Laravel Forge and DigitalOcean

See how easy it is to set up PHP 7 servers with both Laravel Forge and a manual DigitalOcean setup!
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Jan 04

Introducing Bugsnag - the Last Error Monitor You'll Need

Younes introduces Bugsnag, an excellent professional error monitoring, reporting and parsing tool, and implements it into an old Laravel app.
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Dec 31

What a Year! Help Us Make 2016 Even Better!

2015 was epic for the PHP channel at SitePoint - but we've got an even bigger appetite for 2016. Help us improve by filling out a short survey!
1 COMMENT
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Dec 23

Sourcehunt PHP Xmas 2015: Give the Gift of Pull Requests!

This month's sourcehunt promotes social network toolkits, command line interface menus, microframeworks, PHP extension managers, and more!
6 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Dec 21

Easier Authentication with Guard in Symfony 3

Danny introduces Guard, a new Symfony 3 component for easier authentication
28 COMMENTs
PHP
Zack Wallace, Dec 16

Transphporm - a Different Kind of Template Engine

Zack Wallace walks us through a paradigm-shifting new template engine, Transphporm, which uses CSS selectors to alter template content. Intrigued? Come see!
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, Dec 14

Feature Toggling Explained with Qandidate's Toggle

Ever wondered how to quickly add that "Xmas mode" or holiday promotion to your site? Feature toggling to the rescue! Check out Qandidate's Toggle!
6 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Dec 11

Drupal 8 Queue API - Powerful Manual and Cron Queueing

Danny, our Drupal expert, explains and demonstrates a Drupal 8 queue, implementing a queue handler that can be both triggered manually, or via Cron.
1 COMMENT
PHP
Daniel Berman, Dec 09

Easy Continuous Delivery with ContinuousPHP and Zend Server

Daniel Berman presents a dead easy way of doing continuous delivery (integration + deployment) with the power of ContinuousPHP and Zend Server
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Ashraff Hathibelagal, Dec 07

Watch: Fetch Remote Data Using Guzzle

Most PHP developers are used to using cURL to fetch data from a server However, there’s a better alternative: the Guzzle HTTP client.
22 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Dec 03

Learn PHP 7, Find out What's New, and More

Learn about PHP 7 - its new features, its performance upgrades, places to host it, how to develop with it locally, and more