65 COMMENTs
PHP
Francesco Malatesta, Feb 17

How to Build an API-Only JWT-Powered Laravel App

Francesco builds an entire API-only application with the Laravel API Boilerplate project (JWT edition) for creating and editing book wishlists!
2 COMMENTs
PHP
Andrew Carter, Feb 12

How to Build Your Own Dependency Injection Container

Andrew Carter builds a Dependency Injection container from scratch, showing you how that rocket science is really just fireworks strapped to lego figures!
6 COMMENTs
Web
Bruno Skvorc, Feb 09

Quick Tip: Sync a Fork with the Original via GitHub's Web UI

Learn how to use the Github web UI to sync a fork with the original repo quickly and easily, all without the use of a CLI
12 COMMENTs
PHP
Vitalij Mik, Feb 08

Clean Code Architecture and Test Driven Development in PHP

Vitalij Mik goes through a from-scratch UseCase implementation to demonstrate Clean Code Architecture and Test Driven Development on a Guestbook app!
4 COMMENTs
PHP
Zack Wallace, Feb 05

3 More Joins You Should Be Familiar With

Zack Wallace covers three SQL join approaches which can aid you in filtering your data. If you're an SQL newbie, this post will teach you valuable things!
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
15 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!
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 Lavarian, 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!
11 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
1 COMMENT
PHP
Andrew Cairns, Nov 27

Modeling an Aggregate with Eloquent

Andrew Cairns explains the Aggregate pattern and implements it on top of Laravel's Eloquent. Feeling the pro thirst? Give this advanced tutorial a go!
22 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavarian, 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!
28 COMMENTs
PHP
Reza Lavarian, 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!
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.
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.
22 COMMENTs
PHP
Christopher Pitt, Sep 16

Build a Superfast PHP Server in Minutes with Icicle

Christopher Pitt goes through the process of building an extremely fast asynchronous PHP application server with Icicle and some League libraries - amazing!
7 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
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
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.
1 COMMENT
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.
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.
50 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
12 COMMENTs
PHP
Jamie Shields, May 27

Pagination with jQuery, AJAX and PHP

Jamie Shields dives into effective pagination techniques with jQuery and Ajax in PHP using the Silex framework for the sake of simplicity