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Upcoming Trends for CakePHP Developers

Keeping up with trends in development is important for a long-lasting career, but with hot new JavaScript frameworks being released every few days what’s a developer TODO? Different technologies matter to different careers but there are some new names online that every CakePHP developer should know. PHP 8 With PHP 8 being released today, Thanksgiving […]

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CakePHP Voice Search, Select, and Synthesis

Have you ever wondered how to add voice input to your various forms, and fields? If you did, you probably need a new hobby away from screens, but lucky for you I also need a new hobby that isn’t rotting my retinas! In this week’s addition of Tuesday Tutorials I’ll walk you through how to […]

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CakePHP and Namecheap Hosting

You’ve created an amazing CakePHP app that runs perfectly on your local machine. All your friends think it’s quite possibly the coolest thing that’s ever existed, but the rest of the world will never know about it because you have no idea how to publish a CakePHP app to the world wide web. Well, this […]

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Top 3 IDEs to use with CakePHP

IDEs can bring out the intellectual zealot in even the most mild mannered programmers. I choose these 3 IDEs based on their wide use, feature set, and, most importantly, their ability to aid you in your CakePHP app. PHPStorm PHPStorm by JetBrains is an IDE built specifically for PHP. It has live web page editing […]

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Stream Video with CakePHP pt.1

Have you ever wanted to build your own streaming platform that rivals Netflix (Hulu, Peacock, Disney+, Amazon Prime, Apple Tv, HBO Max, etc.)? Well, if I knew how to do that I probably would be too rich to blog, but I can help you create a basic video streaming service backed by CakePHP! To accomplish […]

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Getting Started in CakePHP

While learning CakePHP you may find yourself stuck on some problem. Luckily there are plenty of free resources and friendly faces to help you. Below you will find links to all the best resources you can use to get help! The Official Tutorial, Docs and API If you’ve done any work with CakePHP you have […]

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Top 5 CakePHP plugins

CakePHP has a large collection of plugins available to solve common problems like soft delete behavior, rating systems, and email queueing. You can find the list of all the best CakePHP plugins here or here! For now I’ll introduce you to my 5 favorite plugins. 1. Audit Stash Your new favorite plug-n-play audit log With […]