Daniel Berman, Mar 14
Running an Elastic LAMP Stack on AWS
Daniel goes through the simple process of setting up a powerful LAMP stack on AWS with Zend Server, for high traffic cloud-safe web applications!
Wern Ancheta, Feb 29
Building a Hacker News Reader with Lumen
Wern Ancheta builds a Hacker News reader with a local cache from nothing with the Lumen microframework!
Christopher Pitt, Feb 24
Websockets in Your Synchronous Site
Chris introduces Socketize, a "sockets-as-a-service" layer that helps you implement websockets into apps with zero overhead, then adds them to a PHP script!
Bruno Skvorc, Feb 15
Building Microsoft's What-Dog AI in under 100 Lines of Code
Here's how to use a popular AI engine to classify uploaded images of dogs into breeds - much like Microsoft's What-Dog app, but in only 80 lines of code!
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!
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!
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!
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.
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
Wern Ancheta, Nov 25
Liking, Watchlisting and Uploading through Vimeo's API
Wern continues where he left off in the last part, and implements liking, watchlisting and uploading of videos into his Slim application!
Wern Ancheta, Nov 23
Building a Basic Video Search App with Vimeo's API and Slim
Wern goes through the process of building a sample video search application consuming Vimeo's API, using the Slim framework. Don't change the channel!
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!
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
Wern Ancheta, Sep 25
How to Quickly Build a Chat App with Ratchet
Wern Ancheta, Sep 18
Conquering Instagram with PHP and the Instagram API
Wern Ancheta takes a look at the Instagram API, and uses both Guzzle and a PHP client to access it - tune in and build your own Instagram app!
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
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.
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!
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
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.
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!
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!