Many people play with PHP without necessarily being professional developers. For such people, package managers may make coding seem too complicated. This article shows how to bypass the Composer barrier when installing Composer-dependent PHP packages.
Since PowerShell is now open source and cross-platform, we can now perform PowerShell magic right inside Linux boxes. If this isn’t exciting, what is?! Here’s an example of how to execute PowerShell scripts (or commands) from PHP code on a Linux VM.
Controllers are an important part of Laravel MVC (Model, View, CONTROLLER). They are useful for organizing request-handling logic and help to keep the entire code structured and maintainable. This post is a brief primer on Laravel controllers.
An SQL SELECT statement may often return thousands of rows. And when building sites, we usually don’t want to dump all those rows onto a single page (for speed and UX reasons). Instead, we split the results across multiple pages via PAGINATION.
TinyMCE is a rich-text editor that helps convert the HTML textarea element into a WYSIWYG editor. While working with it recently, I noticed that it doesn’t work well with AJAX out of the box. This article explains the problem and provides a solution.
Use this IP address lookup tool to find detailed information and geolocation of any IP address. Besides being a functional IP lookup tool, this page also provides the full source code for the tool. To lookup an IP, just type it in and press submit.