Absolute beginnings with Laravel 4 – getting “Hello World” up and running.
Getting the most basic of blog displays up and running. Database migrations and seeding.
Creating a users table, creating the first user, building a simple auth redirect and login window.
A brief introduction to Composer for PHP and the Packagist website
Getting Basset to work for asset management in Laravel 4.
Configuring a custom Bootstrap build from LESS files, then building and minifying with Basset.
A year on, I’m revisiting the Laravel 4 development I started. I’m going to fix the broken things and find new workflows that are going to stand the test of time.
The very first steps with CodeIgniter – installing it and writing the first controller and two views.
Cleaning up URLs, first steps with passing data from a controller to a view.
The beginnings of creating a login-protected admin area using Tank Auth.
Fixing errors from Tank auth when logging out. Sessions and flashdata. Styling auth messages.
Getting started with dynamic data – first steps with the database, building a blog
Out of the blue comes Laravel. The new kid on the block. Is it going to trump CodeIgniter?