June Issue on APIs, FREE download


by · June 2, 2015


That’s right—thanks to Nexmo, June’s issue on APIs is free of charge for the month! To download the free issue: If you already have a php[architect] account, then you already own it!  We’ve given it to you already for free.  Just log in and check your account page. If you are new to php[architect]—Welcome!  Just […]


May 2015 php[architect] Issue Launched


by · May 1, 2015


“Hunting for Clues” is the theme title for this month’s issue. It focuses on automated testing and how it can help you hunt down bugs as they appear. In Michael Bodnarchuk’s Codeception: Testing for Human Beings he talks about integrating automated testing in your workflow. Xander Guzman discusses two testing and mocking libraries for PHP in Integrating […]


April 2015 php[architect] Magazine Launched


by · April 13, 2015


In this issue, we’ll look at how to make sure your application’s front end delights your users. Jordan Kasper concludes his two-part series on “Object Oriented Javascript” with a look at prototypical inheritance, and more. In “UX without the Process”, Marli Mesibov shares tips on how everyone can improve the User Experience (UX) when working […]


Save the Date: php[world] 2015


by · April 10, 2015


The original PHP conference with dedicated tracks for WordPress, Drupal, Magento, Joomla!, Laravel, Zend Framework, Symfony and CakePHP — returns to the Washington D.C. area this fall. php[world] 2015 – November 16-20  


March 2015 php[architect] Magazine Launched


by · March 13, 2015


Because databases store the data our applications, they need proper care and feeding too. In “DB Migrations”, David Berube shares what he’s learned to properly design your databases, Harrie Verveer looks at “Database Versioning with Liquibase”, and Patrick Schwisow shows you how to consolidate Doctrine Migrations that have gotten unwieldly. Also inside Julien Pauli continues his […]


php[tek] 2015 Tickets are Selling Quickly!


by · March 11, 2015


Make sure that you don’t delay – we are going to have to set a max attendance this year at php[tek] so that we all fit! We’ve announced some amazing keynotes, a schedule full of awesome talks and many more announcements to come.  Check out http://tek.phparch.com/ to read more and pick up your tickets today! […]


Expanding our In-Person Training Offerings


by · February 24, 2015


We are looking to expand our Training Program by adding additional in-person courses. We want to bring our training live to you, but we need help knowing what you want!  If you could give us a few minutes of your time to take the following survey, it would greatly help us understand your training needs. […]


February 2015 php[architect] Magazine Launched


by · February 17, 2015


This month’s theme, “Other Shores”, explores other languages you may want to try. Tobias Nyholm introduces us to Hack, Julien Pauli talks about PHP Extensions, and Ricky Robinett talks “Swift for PHP Developers”. Also inside Dirk Merkel’s column Laravel Tips is about “MFA with Authy” Matthew Setter’s Column Education Station goes over file access in “Access Any File —Anywhere—With the PHP League’s […]


Zend PHP 5 Certification Study Guide, Third Edition Released


by · February 12, 2015


An all new, expanded edition of the Zend PHP 5 Certification Study Guide is now available. Purchase a printed book for $35 plus get a free digital edition. You can also buy the digital only edition for $22. We provide our digital books in DRM-free PDF, ePUB, and MOBI formats.


php[tek] 2015 Early Bird Ends Soon


by · February 6, 2015


Don’t forget and miss out on up to $200 of savings!  The Early Bird Sale for php[tek] 2015 ends promptly on February 15th! http://tek.phparch.com/pricing-and-registration/