Launched a little over a month ago, Street Art Sheffield is a personal project I’ve been working on this year. It’s a showcase for the fantastic street art found across Sheffield, the city I call home.
This is the website of Andy Carter a PHP and jQuery web developer in the Steel City. Working with CakePHP (and a bit of Textpattern and Drupal too).
One of the best features of the Textpattern CMS is its simple and lightweight core; however, as a result you’ll more than likely find yourself needing to install some plugins to get it working as you want. There are many plugins out there, but I want to share a few that in my opinion are essential to any Textpattern build.
console.log(), but there’s much more to the Console object. This article discusses 5 functions of the Console object that you may not have heard of, but you’ll want to start using from now.
Good explanation of the composer.lock file and the difference between
composer install and
arc_vimeo v1.1 has been released for Textpattern. This version contains a couple of bug fixes. Most importantly it now allows you to use both http and https URLs for the video.
Package managers like Composer for PHP and NPM for Node have become essential tools for simplifying a developer’s life. A package manager is a tool for keeping track of what you’ve installed, as well as installing and upgrading packages. They also check for dependencies and compatibility. Bower is a package manager for the web.
A beginners guide to the task runner Gulp. Taking a look at why you should use it and why it is possibly better than Grunt.
- RT @plexus: Going home for Christmas? Don't forget to upgrade your parents's browsers! 18 December 2014
- RT @html5_yoda: The American date format, created by me it was. 17 December 2014
- FInally have heating and hot water again! :-) 16 December 2014
- Like it! RT @kaelig: BBC News uses bird names for their @bem_en blocks in the new layout they just released — m.live.bbc.co.uk/news 16 December 2014
- Been asked to share this Doctor Who fan series @DrWhoFanSeries youtube.com/user/CASTLETAR… #DoctorWho 12 December 2014