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Rapid Development of Zend Expressive Modules

I have learned a few tricks when writing Zend Expressive modules that I want to share with you. Please follow the previous post first to set up a proper working environment. I explained how to install and configure Zend Expressive with Doctrine, Gulp, and an abstract reflection factory - it'll take a total of …

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Written by Sitepoint - - Aggregated on Monday September 4, 2017


Introducing CockpitCMS – a CMS for Developers

In this tutorial, we will see how to use Cockpit CMS to setup a CMS backend and to use the API interface provided by Cockpit to build a customized functional frontend. Not quite like other “heavy weight”, or “fully fledged” CMS’, Cockpit is light weight and “bare”. It only provides a backend to manage meta-data …

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Written by Sitepoint - - Aggregated on Wednesday January 28, 2015


AngularJS in Drupal Apps

Angular.js is the hot new thing right now for designing applications in the client. Well, it’s not so new anymore but is sure as hell still hot, especially now that it’s being used and backed by Google. It takes the idea of a JavaScript framework to a whole new level and provides a great basis for developing rich and …

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Written by Sitepoint - - Aggregated on Monday December 15, 2014


Using Traits in Doctrine Entities

Since PHP 5.4.0, PHP supports a pretty way to reuse code called “Traits” - a set of methods that you can include within another class in order not to repeat yourself. You can read more about traits in previously published SitePoint posts: here , here and here . Today, I am going to show you how they can be used …

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Written by Sitepoint - - Aggregated on Monday December 8, 2014


How to Build an OctoberCMS Theme

October CMS is the new star in the sky of CMSes. Built on top of Laravel, it promises joyful coding and a back to basics approach. Read our introduction here and find out how to build plugins for it here . In this article, we’re going to see how we can build a theme. What We Are Going to Build We are going to …

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Written by Sitepoint - - Aggregated on Friday November 28, 2014


Geospatial Search with SOLR and Solarium

In a recent series of articles I looked in detail at Apache’s SOLR and Solarium. To recap; SOLR is a search service with a raft of features - such as faceted search and result highlighting - which runs as a web service. Solarium is a PHP library which allows you to integrate with SOLR - whether local or …

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Written by Sitepoint - - Aggregated on Monday November 24, 2014


Building OctoberCMS Plugins: Google Analytics

OctoberCMS is one of the rising stars in content management systems, and as in every CMS we need plugins to extend the functionality. In this article, we’re going to go through the basics of creating a plugin for October CMS. What we’re building Almost all websites need Google Analytics. We’re going to …

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Written by Sitepoint - - Aggregated on Friday November 21, 2014