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Why Facebook Has Stuck With PHP? Comments Off on Why Facebook Has Stuck With PHP?

Why Facebook Has Stuck With PHP?

Posted by on Aug 8, 2017 in PHP, Technology

Facebook’s Association With PHP   According to the history described on the Wikipedia page for Facebook, Zuckerberg wrote the initial code for Facebook in October 2003. Consider what other web technologies might be considered, and whether they existed in 2003: Ruby existed, but no Rails yet (1.0 was introduced July 2004). Java 1.4 with JSF […]

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Things we love and hate about PHP Comments Off on Things we love and hate about PHP

Things we love and hate about PHP

Posted by on Feb 26, 2016 in PHP

PHP is the largest used programming language in the web development community. It is used in more than 80% of all the websites that are “live” today. Its CMSs and Frameworks like Joomla, Drupal, Cake, Magento, Codeigniter and WordPress are being deployed by some of the most successful and hi-tech web platforms. In fact, it […]

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PHP – Best Practices and Coding Guidelines Comments Off on PHP – Best Practices and Coding Guidelines

PHP – Best Practices and Coding Guidelines

Posted by on Feb 13, 2016 in PHP

PHP is being used by 81.7% of internet, in websites that have known server side programming. Again, 98.7% of these PHP websites use the 5th version of the language. This shows that PHP 5.0 is arguable the top coding language today and the best examples lie in the form of Facebook.com, Twitter.com, Pinterest.com, WordPress.com, Wikipedia.com, […]

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Why Is PHP Considered A Loosely Typed Language? Comments Off on Why Is PHP Considered A Loosely Typed Language?

Why Is PHP Considered A Loosely Typed Language?

Posted by on Jan 27, 2016 in PHP, Technology

Loosely typed languages refer to those programming scripts that do not require defining the variable. To put it simply, while declaring a variable in these programming scripts, there is no need of defining or classifying the data type stored in them. While working with these programming scripts, you can create a new variable, namely $string […]

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Top 5 PHP Programming Habits Comments Off on Top 5 PHP Programming Habits

Top 5 PHP Programming Habits

Posted by on Dec 21, 2015 in PHP

In its early days, PHP programming was largely limited to being highly procedural. There were certain building blocks to every applications and these ‘procedures’ offered a degree of reusability by being called by other applications. However, a programmer can still introduce the OO characteristics without the constructs of object oriented language, into the codes. While […]

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What Makes CakePHP So Popular Comments Off on What Makes CakePHP So Popular

What Makes CakePHP So Popular

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in PHP

PHP has been one of the earliest, most consistent and most popular programming languages for a long time now. However, it too suffers from few inadequacies like an inconsistent naming convention, lacking of certain important features, disorganization, security vulnerabilities. These lacking are duly overcome by platforms like CakePHP. Based on the same PHP basic, CakePHP […]

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