4 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Sep 11

Drupal 8 Custom Plugin Types

Danny Sipos builds a plugin base for reusable forms in Drupal 8 using the new and very powerful plugin system.
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Christopher Pitt, Sep 09

An Introduction into Event Loops in PHP

Christopher Pitt introduces event loops - non-blocking async calls in PHP code, akin to Javascript. Can event loops breathe new life into PHP's performance?
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 07

Fast Multi-language Docs with SitePoint's RTDSphinx-PHP

SitePoint's RTDSphinx-PHP project is a skeleton for Sphinx that's ReadTheDocs-friendly, PHP-enabled and localization-optimized out of the box.
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Sep 04

First Look at Yahoo's MySQL Performance Analyzer

Here's a look at Yahoo's MySQL performance analyzer - we go through its options, from graphs to alerts. It's getting ever easier to speed up your DBs!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Sep 03

PHP Summer Camp 2015 Review

Bruno looks at a workshop-laden conference in Rovinj, Croatia - the annual PHP Summer Camp. What did we work on this year? Who came? Find out in the review!
9 COMMENTs
PHP
Matthew Setter, Aug 31

Writing PHP Git Hooks with Static Review

Matthew Setter take a look at Static Review - a framework for writing git hooks, so you can do hook inspections on your files on certain git actions!
11 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Aug 28

Logging with Monolog: From Devtools to Slack

Younes Rafie re-introduces Monolog, the PSR-3 logging package for PHP which allows you to log messages from your app to files, Slack channels, and much more
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Aug 27

Voice controlled PHP apps with API.ai

Wern introduces API.ai, a service which allows you to tie voice control to your apps by recognizing natural language and applying callbacks to phrases
PHP
Lami Adabonyan, Aug 24

Watch: Fundamental PHP Arrays and Array Functions in PHP

In this screencast I'll walk you through 5 useful functions PHP provides to manipulate and extract data from arrays.
39 COMMENTs
PHP
Parham Doustdar, Aug 24

Re-introducing PDO - the Right Way to Access Databases in PHP

Parham re-introduces PDO ahead of the PHP 7 launch, preparing you for a transition from the soon-to-be removed insecure and deprecated mysql extension!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Aug 21

Using the Selenium Web Driver API with PHPUnit

Younes introduces the Web Driver API integration with PHPUnit by utilizing Facebook's Webdriver for PHP to simulate a browser and automate it
20 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 19

Look, Ma! No NodeJS! - A PHP Front-end Workflow Without Node

Bruno Skvorc combines BowerPHP, Mini-Asset and Robo.li into a PHP front end asset building pipeline that aims to completely avoid having to deal with NodeJS
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Aug 17

From Request to Response: A Journey into Drupal 8 Internals

Danny explains the Symfony-powered request-response flow in Drupal, showing you exactly what goes on under the hood when your app is run
5 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 14

Using Sphinx for PHP Project Documentation

ReadTheDocs is a popular platform for free hosting of Sphinx-generated project documentation. Bruno shows you how to use it when documenting PHP projects!
22 COMMENTs
WordPress
Ben Shadle, Aug 13

WP API - Using the WordPress REST API

Ben Shadle explores the WordPress REST API (WP API), looking at extensibility, limitations, installation instructions, use cases and example API requests.
10 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Aug 12

BDD in Laravel: Getting Started with Behat and PhpSpec

In this introduction, Bruno Skvorc introduces BDD in Laravel by installing and using Behat and PhpSpec to develop a simple testable feature.
8 COMMENTs
PHP
Lami Adabonyan, Aug 10

Video: Database Access with PHP

I explain how to connect and extract data from a database using PHP, PHP Data Objects (PDO), preventing SQL injection, and finally extracting your data.
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Aug 10

Drupal 8 Theming Revamped - Updates and New Features

Danny Sipos, SitePoint's resident Drupal expert, introduces the theming changes in the upcoming version 8 of the popular and powerful CMS
24 COMMENTs
PHP
Arno Slatius, Aug 07

Rendering Data in Yii 2 with GridView and ListView

Arno takes a look at some bundled Yii 2 components for rendering data in grids and lists, covering everything from configuration to pagination
41 COMMENTs
PHP
Scott Molinari, Aug 05

Appserver - a Production-Ready PHP-Based Server

Scott Molinari introduces Appserver.io - a full-stack PHP environment with a multi-threaded production-ready PHP-based server!
23 COMMENTs
PHP
Lami Adabonyan, Aug 03

Video: Shorthand if-else Conditionals with PHP

In this screencast I'll show you how to make your code more succinct by using the ternary operator to write shorthand if-else conditional statements in PHP.
11 COMMENTs
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Aug 03

Introduction to Elasticsearch in PHP

Wern Ancheta goes through a bare-bones introduction to Elasticsearch, the amazingly fast search engine you can populate with custom data and use with PHP.
17 COMMENTs
PHP
Parham Doustdar, Jul 31

The State of Accessibility in PHP Tools

Parham Doustdar talks about a much ignored issue in the world of coding - accessibility. Which tools do it right? Which ones do it wrong? Find out!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Younes Rafie, Jul 29

Using Selenium with PHPUnit

Younes Rafie demonstrates the use of Selenium for acceptance testing and browser automation in tandem with PHPUnit