PHP

How PHPeople stay connected and have fun

Flipped Contribution Model for FOSS
Find out how the PHP community stays engaged and connects with each other for fun.Read more

How to choose a PHP framework

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...Read more

Phire CMS: A feature-rich, lightweight content management system

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.Read more

Meet the PHP developer behind monitoring tool JaM

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.Read more

RTFM? How to write a manual worth reading

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...Read more

Breaking out of the 'comfort zone' with open source

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...Read more

Three college students build a health provider search site in six weeks

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...Read more

Open source made me the man I am

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...Read more