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  • Programming Fundamentals
    Refactoring Legacy Code - Part 10: Dissecting Long Methods with ExtractionsRefactoring wide retina preview 1
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    Today, we will take another approach: We will assume we are alone, no colleague or pair to help us. We will use a technique called "Extract till you drop" that breaks code in very small pieces. We will make all the efforts we can to make these pieces as easy to understand as possibleRead More…
  • OpenCart
    Create a Custom Theme With OpenCart: Part ThreeOpencart
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    In the previous part of this series, we learned how to create a custom theme and enable it from the back-end of OpenCart. We also studied how the template overriding system works in the application. In this part, we'll go further and dissect the important templates to understand the basic elements used in a general OpenCart template.Read More…
  • Laravel
    New Course: Getting Started With Laravel 4Getting started with laravel 4
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    If you're ready to begin learning Laravel, this course will cover all the basics to get you ready to go. And you can get started straight away with a free 14 day trial!Read More…
  • OpenCart
    From Beginner to Advanced in OpenCart: Module DevelopmentOpencart
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    In the previous articles, we examined the MVC architecture and created our first controller, model, and view in the OpenCart application. We did this in order to help gain a better understanding of the core application. To take things a step further, we're going to look at creating a custom module for OpenCart.Read More…
  • OpenCart
    Create a Custom Theme With OpenCart: Part TwoOpencart
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    In the first article of this series, we explored the basic theme structure of OpenCart. Now, let's move one step further and learn how to can create a custom theme. If you haven't gone through the first part of this tutorial series yet, read through it so that you understand where we're headed in this article as we continue to build our own theme.Read More…
  • WordPress
    Creating A Mini-CSS Preprocesser For Theme Color OptionsWordpress
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    The WordPress Theme Customizer makes it easy for users to edit and preview theme options. Getting those options into front-end CSS on the other hand can be messy. In this article, we'll learn how to build a simple CSS preprocesser that not only makes for cleaner code, but allows for new possibilities.Read More…
  • WordPress
    Adding and Removing Images with the WordPress Media UploaderWordpress media uploader
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    In the previous post in this series, we started working with the latest iteration of the WordPress Media Uploader in order to get a clearer understanding of how to begin to incorporate it into our projects. Based on the feedback from the first article, we're going to look at expanding the scope of this series a little bit more. In this article, we're going to look at practically applying the functionality that we introduced in the last article. Then, in a follow up article (or perhaps more than one follow-up article) we'll look at some more of the finer points of how the Media Uploader works.Read More…
  • BDD
    Understanding PhpSpecPhp wide retina preview
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    If you compare PhpSpec to other testing frameworks, you will find that it is a very sophisticated and opinionated tool. One of the reasons for this, is that PhpSpec is not a testing framework like the ones you already know. Instead, it is a design tool that helps describing behavior of software. A side effect of describing the behavior of software with PhpSpec, is that you will end up with specs that will also serve as tests afterwards. In this article, we will take a look under the hood of PhpSpec and try to gain a deeper understanding of how it works and how to use it.Read More…
  • OpenCart
    Create a Custom Theme With OpenCart: IntroductionOpencart
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    In this series, we will go through the development of custom theme in the OpenCart e-commerce framework. We will closely look at the theme structure of the OpenCart and understand the basic elements of the OpenCart theme. Meanwhile we will also discuss the design pattern used by the OpenCart. And finally, we will change the home page layout structure in order to fully understand what it takes to make a complete new theme for your site.Read More…
  • WordPress
    Getting Started with the WordPress Media UploaderWordpress media uploader
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    When WordPress 3.5 was released, one of the most significant changes that was introduced was to that of the Media Uploader. Perhaps a more accurate description of the change would be to refer to at as an addition of a new Media Uploader. Since the new Media Library is what’s becoming standard in WordPress, and since there’s not a lot of documentation available for how to use it, we’re going to take a look at the functionality over the next few articles to understand how the new Media Library is constructed, how we can implement it in our own work, and how we can take advantage of the various functionality that’s already included in WordPress core.Read More…
  • Google Maps
    How to Use Zillow Neighborhood Maps and HTML5 GeolocationHtml5 geolocation
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    Zillow offers boundary data for more than 7,000 neighborhoods in the U.S. via the Creative Commons license. Here's how to integrate the data into your applications.Read More…
  • Frameworks
    Introduction to the Yii FrameworkPhp wide retina preview
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    Yii is the most powerful PHP framework you've never heard of. Here's what you've been missing out on.Read More…
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