Symfony vs Laravel – The Battle of Old and New

Question that arise for many new projects with PHP as their main back end language which web framework should I choose. How can you make a decision between Symfony and Laravel?

These two PHP web frameworks are currently the two most used. They have a lot in common and Laravel actually uses some parts of Symfony, but in the end its a world of its own. Even though they have a lot in common, they also differ in many ways from each other. The basic object oriented model and model view controller pattern is in the heart of both. Continue reading Symfony vs Laravel – The Battle of Old and New

JavaScript Semicolons Are Not Necessary

Did you know that when you are writing JavaScript, most of the time you don’t actually need to use semicolon in the end of the line. In most programming languages semicolons are mandatory in the end of the line. But in more modern languages, like JavaScript, Python or Swift, this tradition has been cut off. These languages handle the the ending of a statement some other way. Continue reading JavaScript Semicolons Are Not Necessary

gedit plugins for web development

gedit can be enhanced to complete and successful code editor by getting some plugins. With the plugins you get major benefits of  accessibility and speed to the writing process. The plugins can be installed on all major Linux distributions which have gedit installed. This tutorial has been tested with Ubuntu 14.04 and should work on every other Ubuntu release also. Continue reading gedit plugins for web development

Float Left, I’m Trying to Explain It

I’m trying to explain what float: left; really does. And no it is not a magic function to get divs side by side.

If you have developed a website you have come a cross this CSS style. You have used it, it has made incredible layouts for you and in the end you really have had no clue why you are using it. Continue reading Float Left, I’m Trying to Explain It