Monthly Archives: June 2011

Google Plus – The Next Generation Social Network?

I was lucky enough to get an invite to use the Google+ Project thanks to Craig Beswetherick which is Google’s answer to the Facebook platform and my first impressions overall are very good. When Google social tool Buzz came out … Continue reading

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Image Resizing With PHP – EXIF Orientation Fix

I have been working on a project recently that has incorporated an upload mechanic for images uploaded to our website. The images are then resized into a dimension box that I pass to a function. This then builds out these images from the original uploaded. Continue reading

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Essential WordPress Plugins

Recently I have become a big fan of the Wordpress Framework, its ease of use, extendability and flexibility make it one of the leaders in the open source cms community. I have written this blog post to talk through my favourite plugins that I have used with Wordpress. Continue reading

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Extending Ian Selby’s RESTful API in PHP – Part 2

This blog post follows on from Extending Ian Selby’s RESTful API in PHP – Part 1 and will talk about how to add security to your selected API calls. Continue reading

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Extending Ian Selby’s RESTful API in PHP – Part 1

On a recent project which can be found here I was tasked to build an API so that a series of applications could make calls and log achievements into a centralised database from several locations. Continue reading

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