Setup Laravel Homestead on Windows

Recently I’ve been trying to port a custom-made PHP application to the Laravel framework. I’ve been a fan of the Laravel framework for some time now, and with the recent release of Laravel 5, there are a lot of new features that really improve upon the development pipeline, from Laravel Elixir, to full PSR-4 support….
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Creating a Responsive Design the Easy Way

Responsive design is all the rage now-a-days. It just magically takes the same content on your website and transforms it into a properly formatted and more user friendly version of your site for just about any device without the need for user-agent detection/redirection scripts or a specialized mobile domain. ¬†From the big Fortune 500 companies…
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Implementing a Secure Remember Me Login Solution

This one set of function sets took me the better part of the day to get to the point to where I’m happy with it. Enough checks and balances for security, handles efficiently, and doesn’t produce any errors! I’m developing a site, from scratch PHP, with a lot of drop-in scripts, reference taken from Composer….
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Creating a ZenCart Template

Recently I’ve been taking tasks of a masochistic nature. I’ve got a client who’s using ZenCart. It’s an old, and antiquated PHP-based shopping cart software that isn’t updated anymore, isn’t easy to use, and the list goes on. Either way, we’re comparing options of future cart software choices, and one of the things I mention…
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