PHP

Flipped Contribution Model for FOSS
Find out how the PHP community stays engaged and connects with each other for fun.
0 comments Posted 20 Jun 2016 by Tessa Mero Feed
How to choose a PHP framework
We look at three of the most popular PHP frameworks: Symfony, Laravel, and Yii. See how they compare to help you decide which one might be the best fit for your needs.
16 comments Posted 7 Jun 2016 by Dr. Michael J. Garbade Feed
Phire CMS: A feature-rich, lightweight content management system
This month we learn about Phire CMS, a solid PHP content management system, which could be useful for a number of CMS scenarios.
0 comments Posted 20 May 2016 by D Ruth Bavousett Feed
The PHP developer behind monitoring tool JaM
Developer and JaM maintainer Jess Portnoy tells us how and why she got involved with the PHP monitoring tool.
0 comments Posted 5 Apr 2016 by Seth Kenlon Feed
No swimming sign with alligator biting it
Patience and empathy are the basis of good documentation, much as they are the basis for being a decent person. Here's a how-to for creating better open source project docs, which can help your users and grow your community.
24 comments Posted 14 May 2015 by Rich Bowen (Red Hat) Feed
Scientific writing with JotGit
I didn't have confidence in my programming skills, and how could I? I was isolated in my own little world where I didn't see other people's code, and nobody saw mine. Then Amsterdam and the PHP community happened.
0 comments Posted 30 Jan 2015 by Erika Heidi Feed
open source healthcare website
In six weeks, a team of three college students with no industry experience and only academic software-specific knowledge, developed and designed a health care provider search system using only open source software. To tell you how they got there, let's start with a little history of open source... Read more
2 comments Posted 10 Feb 2014 by Mark Lefcowitz Feed
open source story
I used to be a (sad) freelance PHP developer with some front-end skill working for tiny to small local companies. The best gig I had at the time was for a video games distributor here in Italy. The client was great but the job was admittedly boring and sometimes even frustrating. I knew I had more... Read more
0 comments Posted 29 Oct 2013 by Matteo Spinelli Feed