Creating a simple API using CodeIgniter MVC PHP framework

So for this tutorial I created a simple API using code igniter. CodeIgniter is a PHP MVC framework. Its extremely simple and straight forward to setup. It comes with a lot of features which I didn't go into but I will eventually. To create the API we learn about using CodeIgniter's base classes for Controllers … Continue reading Creating a simple API using CodeIgniter MVC PHP framework

Building web applications using PHP and the Laravel Framework.

Laravel describes itself as the the PHP Framework for Web Artisans. For this tutorial I created a mini shop using a bootstrap template of course. With Laravel I implemented CRUD operations and user authentication. Laravel is a pretty cool framework and its not hard to understand the flow. There are different major versions and the … Continue reading Building web applications using PHP and the Laravel Framework.

Working with Express.js and Node.js.

I created a blog using express and node. This should be a pretty long tutorial. Express describes itself as a minimal and flexible Node.js web application framework that provides a robust set of features for web and mobile applications. You can learn more about express here. In order to create the blog I had to … Continue reading Working with Express.js and Node.js.

Building a CRUD application using PHP and the YII2 framework.

I have used Yii extensively in my software development experience but since they have moved to version 2 I haven't gotten to experience it. To do this I created a simple gallery using the Yii2 framework. It allows you to create, edit and delete gallery posts. It gives an understanding of database migrations, composer setup, … Continue reading Building a CRUD application using PHP and the YII2 framework.

Creating a simple web application using PHP and the Slim Framework.

Slim is a micro framework for PHP. I created a task application to help me learn about how Slim works. Its a pretty neat framework and it doesn't take a lot to get started. I think its really great for building apis but you could use it for applications easily. To learn more about the … Continue reading Creating a simple web application using PHP and the Slim Framework.