10 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, Nov 11

Meet Elixir, the Laravel Way of Compiling Assets

Reza goes through Elixir, a Laravel addon for front-end asset management. Compilation, minification, optimization, versioning and more - check it out!
13 COMMENTs
PHP
Joseph Lowery, Nov 09

Watch: PHP Dependencies Made Easy with Composer

In this screencast, Joe Lowery will show you how to get up and running with Composer and its companion service, Packagist and become a more efficient coder.
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Nov 06

Breaking Free from Guzzle5 with PHP-HTTP and HTTPlug

Bruno looks at PHP-HTTP, a project aiming to fully abstract HTTP client implementations in libraries / apps. In this tutorial, we break free from Guzzle5!
21 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, Nov 04

How Laravel Facades Work and How to Use Them Elsewhere

M. Reza explains how Laravel's facades work and shows you how to reimplement them in any non-Laravel project! Facades in Silex? Yes please!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Andrew Carter, Nov 02

How to Build a NASA Photo Gallery with Zend Expressive

Andrew Carter goes from nothing to full app in this tutorial, using Zend Expressive to build a PSR-7 friendly middleware-powered gallery app. Sci-Fi stuff!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Oct 30

Powerful Custom Entities with the Diffbot PHP Client

Bruno demonstrates how easy it is to extend the default Diffbot PHP client and get it to fetch custom data from completely custom webpage types
17 COMMENTs
Web
Corey Martin, Oct 28

Stripe vs Braintree: the Ultimate Guide

Corey Martin compares Stripe and Braintree, two online API-driven systems for collecting payments on the web.
9 COMMENTs
PHP
Nicola Pietroluongo, Oct 28

Randomness in PHP - Do You Feel Lucky?

Nicola Pietroluongo takes a look at the new randomness functions in PHP 7, compares them to "rand", and introduces alternatives for older PHP versions.
19 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, Oct 26

Managing Cronjobs with Laravel

Reza Lavaryan demonstrates the use of Laravel's task scheduler - a solution to version controller cronjobs and advanced Laravel Artisan commands!
11 COMMENTs
PHP
Lukas White, Oct 23

OCR in PHP: Read Text from Images with Tesseract

OCR in PHP is possible! Lukas White builds a simple Silex app into which a user can upload an image, and get the text from image accurately extracted.
10 COMMENTs
PHP
Andrew Carter, Oct 21

Flyweight Design Pattern and Immutability: A Perfect Match

Andrew Carter explains the Flyweight Design Pattern - a relatively unknown pattern in PHP land - using the familiar example of a FileFactory and enums.
11 COMMENTs
WordPress
Scott Bolinger, Oct 20

3 Ways to Create a Mobile App with WordPress

Scott Bollinger shares three options available to easily create a mobile app with WordPress, reviewing the pros and cons of each approach.
6 COMMENTs
PHP
Christopher Pitt, Oct 19

Memory Performance Boosts with Generators and Nikic/Iter

Christopher Pitt re-introduces generators on a practical demo by reading and writing large CSV files while using very little memory.
9 COMMENTs
PHP
Jeff Smith, Oct 17

First Look at Flarum - Next Generation Forums Made Simple

Jeff Smith looks at Flarum, the soon to be released PHP forum. We talk about features, installation, customization, and more!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Oct 16

Sourcehunt: Hacktoberfest 2015 Edition - Hack to Glory

Sourcehunt is an open source promotion post by SitePoint, listing some less popular open source projects which could use your help - yes, YOURS!
9 COMMENTs
Web
Gareth Redfern, Oct 16

Building Database-free Websites with Statamic CMS

Gareth Redfern introduces Statamic, a full-featured, flat-file CMS for creating sophisticated, fully version-controlled websites without a database.
12 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Oct 16

Docker and Dockerfiles Made Easy!

Docker Explained! Younes goes through the process of building a sample Laravel + MySQL app powered by two docker containers - check it out!
6 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Oct 14

Custom Display Suite Fields in Drupal 8

Danny, our Drupal expert, introduces custom display suite fields - a new feature of Drupal 8 you'll definitely need!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Berman, Oct 12

Debugging WordPress on Azure with Z-Ray

Daniel Berman from Zend walks you through using Z-Ray to optimize your WordPress apps hosted on Microsoft's cloud hosting - Azure.
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Narayan Prusty, Oct 10

Automatic Asset Optimization with Munee

Narayan introduces Munee - a PHP lib that automates CSS, JS, LESS, SCSS, CoffeeScript etc minification and compilation, image resizing, caching, and more!
11 COMMENTs
PHP
Lami Adabonyan, Oct 09

Watch: Prevent Brute Force Attacks on a Login Page

Learn how to protect your PHP applications from Brute Force Attacks. I'll show you how in this screencast.
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Nicola Pietroluongo, Oct 07

Can PuliPHP Re-Revolutionize PHP Package Development?

PuliPHP is a new paradigm-shifting tool, designed to re-revolutionize PHP package development by making it extra easy to track and share resource files.
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Oct 06

Functional Prog, Distributed DBs, JSON-Patch and More!

Bruno reviews this year's WebCamp Zagreb - a conference dedicated to web technologies and beer!
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Oct 02

Building Custom cTools Plugins in Drupal 7

Drupal expert Danny Sipos covers developing custom cTools plugins in Drupal 7, from scratch to final product.