May 2012

Web and PHP Magazin - Issue 2

It’s hard to believe that it’s already been a month since the first issue of Web & PHP Magazine. We debuted on the last Friday of March and, despite a few technical hiccups, got a great response from the community. Thanks to some handy re-tweets and a link from the venerable Chris Cornutt over at PHPDeveloper.org, we’ve racked up almost 1,000 free downloads. Given the great content in this second issue, there’s no reason why it shouldn’t be just as popular.

Contents

  • If you are a professional web developer, security is an important aspect of your job. If you manage critical data in your web application, like users’ passwords or credit card numbers, you should...
  • Developers, especially PHP developers, are very pragmatic people. They create and invent things that change people’s lives. Look at Mark Zuckerberg, with Facebook written in PHP. Look at Jason...
  • Mankind has been constructing buildings for over 5,000 years. The Great Pyramid of Giza, for example – undoubtedly a masterpiece of architecture and engineering – was built around 2600 BC....
  • We work to a hectic schedule here at S&S Media. As I write this, I’m sitting in a conference room in Victoria’s Park Plaza Hotel, lending a hand at this year’s JAX Days training event. The bacon...
  • Q. You launched a PHP startup recently. What did it feel like to do that, and how have things been going since?  It’s been a fantastic experience and I’ve felt a whole lot more fulfilled than in any...