Zen and the Art of FullStack Development

Using Composer and Namespaces in PHP

Pretty much everyone who develops with PHP uses Composer, and if you’ve every used a…

Yup, it’s a bit of a mess.

I was tooling around the site earlier and I noticed some missing images from a…

WordPress from the Perspective of a Technology Professional

Nope, it's not the best example of how to structure, code, or deploy modern software.…

How to use Monolog with a custom WordPress plugin

Log files are just good practice; not only can they help in development and debugging,…

How to Handle Plugin Dependency in WordPress

Have you ever written plugin code in WordPress that was dependent on another plugin to…

What, me? Neglect my blog?!

Yes, indeedy, I have sorely neglected ye olde LAMPStack Ninja site. There are broken links,…

Balancing Ends (Front/Back-end Development)

Development tools like Angular.js and now React.js and (my personal favorite) Vue.js have transformed front-end…

LAMPStack Laravel

I’ve known about Laravel since I first started investigating PHP frameworks years ago. At the…

Custom Pagination in CakePHP 4

CakePHP 4 uses the Milligram CSS framework. Even though freshly-baked CakePHP looks really nice with…