July 2014 php[architect] Magazine Released – Navigating the Business

Posted by on July 21, 2014
 

The July issue is ready to download! In this issue, we focus on ways you can navigate the business side of working with PHP.

  • Jordan Tway gives advice on how to sell yourself via a polished resume and interview skills.
  • Benjamin Greenaway looks at the place of PHP in startups.
  • In Education Station, Matthew Setter explores how to use the FreeAgent API to manage your own business tasks.

We also have our usual line up of articles to help you take care of the technical side of the house.

  • Gabriel García Fernández shows how to take control of validation using Symfony’s Validator component.
  • Aaron Saray reminds us to check our program input to make sure they are not just well formatted but also reasonable.
  • Carlos Buenosvinos walks us through an example of refactoring legacy code to use Hexagonal Architecture principles.

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About the author—Oscar still remembers downloading an early version of the Apache HTTP server at the end of 1995, and promptly asking "Ok, what's this good for?" He started learning PHP in 2000 and hasn't stopped since. He's worked with Drupal, WordPress, Zend Framework, and bespoke PHP, to name a few. Follow him on Google+.