Philip Sturgeon
Phil has spent the last 9 years developing websites with a bunch of languages and frameworks such as PHP, Ruby on Rails and Codeigniter to name but a few. Now helping out with Fuel, he is the founder of PyroCMS, TravlrApp, lead developer of PancakeApp and a CodeIgniter Reactor Engineer.
Courses
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    FuelPHP Essentials

    2.7 hours
    $15
Tutorials
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    Vagrant: What, Why, and HowVagrant
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    This article will help walk you through using Vagrant to manage your virtual machine instances, and explain how you can take advantage of Puppet to provision various resources, like PHP and PostgreSQL.Read More…
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    Easy Package Management With ComposerPhp composer
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    Let's face it: PHP has had a rocky history with package management, and as a result, it is pretty rare to find a developer who actively uses systems like PEAR. Instead, most developers have chosen their favorite framework, which has code specifically written for it to handle various things, like DB interaction, ORM's, OAuth, Amazon S3 integration, etc. The downside here, though, is that switching frameworks (or returning to not using a framework at all) can be a nightmare, as it involves relearning everything to use brand new tools - and that is no easy task. Well, Composer can fix that!Read More…
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    Elevate Your PHP to the CloudPagoda box
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    This article will walk you through cloud hosting for your PHP application with Pagoda Box. It'll detail how to handle PHP dependencies, get your MySQL databases up and running (and debug locally), and customise various aspects of PHP with ease.Read More…
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    Build an Admin Panel with the Fuel PHP FrameworkGetting started with fuel
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    In the first part of this series, we took a look at the basics of the FuelPHP framework. In this second-part, we'll be stepping it up a gear and move onto some more advanced topics! We'll be creating an admin panel for our application, cover the common uses of the ORM and use the Authentication package to restrict access. Join me after the break to get started!Read More…
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    Getting Started with the Fuel PHP FrameworkGetting started with fuel
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    This two-part tutorial will get you up and running with the Fuel PHP framework. We'll start with the basics, and then move onto some more advanced topics in part two! Let's get started.Read More…
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    Working with RESTful Services in CodeIgniterCodeigniter
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    CodeIgniter is becoming well known for its power as a PHP based web application framework, but it's not often that we see examples of it being used for anything else. Today we'll learn how we can use CodeIgniter to create a RESTful API for your existing web applications, and demonstrate how to interact with your own API or other RESTful web-services, such as Facebook and Twitter.Read More…