13 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 15

WP API and OAuth - Using WordPress without WordPress

Bruno implements WP-API and OAuth into a WordPress installation, allowing other outside apps to hook into WP and use API calls to make posts!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Jul 13

Caching Hat-trick: Varnish, Memcached and PHP libraries

Wern Ancheta goes through another set of common caching techniques in PHP: Varnish, Memcached and libraries like Doctrine Cache and Stash
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Wern Ancheta, Jul 11

Caching Hat-trick: Zend Opcache, Etags and Query Caching

Wern Ancheta covers three common approaches to caching in PHP: Zend Opcache, Query Caching and Expires Headers.
61 COMMENTs
Web
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 08

PHP vs Node.js Smackdown: Right of Reply

Craig Buckler compared PHP and Node in his smackdown, and now Bruno and James, SitePoint's editors, have their say.
160 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Jul 07

SitePoint Smackdown: PHP vs Node.js

Choosing a server-side language is a subjective decision. Should you consider the reliable PHP or the more revolutionary Node.js? Let battle commence...
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Jul 06

How to Build Multi-step Forms in Drupal 8

Danny introduces Drupal 8's PrivateTempStore and shows you how to use it to develop multi-step forms (wizards)
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 03

Turning a Crawled Website into a Search Engine with PHP

Bruno Skvorc uses Twig, Bootstrap and Diffbot's PHP client to build a search engine app for Diffbot-powered harvested data collections
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 01

Crawling and Searching Entire Domains with Diffbot

Bruno Skvorc introduces Diffbot's crawling and searching functionality as he crawls the entire SitePoint.com domain in one go, and then queries the data.
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 29

PHP Channel's 2015 2nd Trimester Update

An update by Bruno, the PHP channel's editor, on new joinees, the peer review process, and more
9 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Berman, Jun 26

Mobile App Development with Zend Studio

Daniel goes from nothing to finished product in this tutorial, demonstrating mobile app development with Zend Studio - both front end and back end!
7 COMMENTs
PHP
Vaibhav Singhal, Jun 24

4 Best Chart Generation Options with PHP Components

Vaibhab looks at four popular chart generation options that have a PHP side, in addition to a possible (but optional) JavaScript side.
24 COMMENTs
PHP
Taylor Ren, Jun 22

Nette Framework: First Impressions

Taylor Ren takes a look at Nette Framework, the 3rd most popular framework from our recent survey. Come see what's special about it - and what isn't!
3 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 21

Deploying PHP apps to DigitalOcean with Deploybot

Bruno Skvorc visually guides you through setting up a DigitalOcean droplet and deploying a PHP app to it with DeployBot
PHP
Nicola Pietroluongo, Jun 19

Introduction to Chain of Responsibility

Nicola Pietroluongo explains the concept of Chain of Responsibility in a down-to-earth manner, backing it up with examples.
8 COMMENTs
PHP
Parham Doustdar, Jun 17

Popular Users per Language and Region with Silex and Github

Parham Doustdar builds a leaderboard app with Silex and Github's API in which you can easily find out the most popular users of a language in a region
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 15

Boxing up your Apps as Phars Quickly and Easily with Box

Bruno wrote a quick tutorial on boxing up apps as Phar archives and distributing them as executable bins via Composer
1 COMMENT
PHP
Younes Rafie, Jun 12

Exploring Github's Public Events with PHP and Google BigQuery

Younes Rafie explores Github's Public Event data through Google BigQuery, and builds a demo PHP app around it for checking project popularity. Check it out!
10 COMMENTs
PHP
Daniel Sipos, Jun 10

Multiple Editors per Node in Drupal 7

Danny guides you through adding new functionality to Drupal - support for several editors per single node, but without access to others of the same type
16 COMMENTs
PHP
Christopher Thomas, Jun 09

Real-time Apps with Laravel 5.1 and Event Broadcasting

Laravel 5.1 is here! Chris explains what event broadcasting is and demonstrates how to use it to build a real-time Laravel 5.1 app with Pusher!
63 COMMENTs
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, Jun 07

Re-introducing Vagrant: The Right Way to Start with PHP

Bruno Skvorc reintroduces Vagrant driven development in a post that covers the theory behind it - the what, the why, and the how.
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Taylor Ren, Jun 05

Building a Custom Twig Filter the TDD Way

Taylor Ren shows you how easy it is to build a custom Symfony2 Twig filter, all while using PHPUnit to respect TDD practices.
35 COMMENTs
PHP
Miguel Ibarra Romero, Jun 03

PHP Authorization with JWT (JSON Web Tokens)

Miguel Ibarra explains what JWTs are and how they can be used instead of sessions to authenticate your users via API calls
8 COMMENTs
PHP
Nick Salloum, Jun 01

Record Retrieval and Pagination in Bolt CMS

Nick goes in depth with Bolt CMS, implementing custom content types along with their pagination and single record views. You won't believe how easy it is!
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Shivam Mamgain, May 29

SQLite 3 Beyond the Basics

Shivam dives deeper into SQLite after introducing you to the basics the last time around. This time, we look at transactions, queries, aliases and more.