Category Archives: PHP

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What is a LAMP Stack? “LAMP stack is a popular open source web platform commonly used to run dynamic web sites and servers. It includes Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP/Python/Perl and is considered by many the platform of choice for development and deployment of high performance web applications which require a solid and reliable foundation.” …


Laravel 4 – CDN Token Authentication Helper

For those of you using Laravel 4 and the Webair CDN with Token Authentication, I’ve written a handy little helper so that you can insert the tokenized CDN URL right into your templates. This will also work with other CDN providers that have Token Authentication. In app/start/global.php add app/libraries to the paths to load classes …


Using PHP with PDO

Introduction Often times during the development process of a dynamic web site, it will become necessary to pull information stored in a local or off-site database. Whether it is MySQL, SQLite, MSSQL, or some other variation of database technology, it is crucial to perform the necessary transactions in a safe and sanitized manner. In the …