Using CakePHP for A School Project – Proof of Concept

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Before I start let me say that CakePHP is great. I love it to death. Currently, I'm coding a semester long class project for a friend. I'm trying to illustrate just how much faster it is to create a web application using CakePHP than anything else … [Read more...]

Poll Results – What Do You Look for in a PHP Framework?

What Do You Look for in a PHP Framework

Poll results for What Do You Look for in a PHP Framework are in: Most of you prefer a framework that is Quick and Easy. Hey, I'm totally with you guys on that. When deciding on a web development framework, it has to be easy. It's no fun if it … [Read more...]

PayPerPost’s Answer To The Google PageRank Issue – Real Rank

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By now you've all either heard or experienced first hand the blow dealt to the Page Rank of many websites by the mighty hand of Google. They are basically targeting any websites that serve links, which are not natural. This generally includes any … [Read more...]

WYBISYG – What You Bake Is What You Get – CakePHP + FCKEditor

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Now i doubt it has crossed anyone's mind to use CakePHP to create a custom content management system (CMS). Even though you're not designing a full blown CMS, sometimes it's nice to give novice users a way to create HTML content for a website or web … [Read more...]

CakePHP Bake – Baking Models, Controllers and Views the CakePHP 1.2 Way

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Patty Cake, Patty Cake, Baker's Man One of the things that sold me on CakePHP is the bake routine. This is basically code generation for the lazy types like myself. It was good in CakePHP version 1.1, now it's just awesome. The only way they can … [Read more...]

Create 3 Column CSS Layouts Like A CSS God!

Here's the kindergarten version of a 3 Column CSS layout that you're going to get from most other websites: Simple enough right? The alignment is done in your style sheet, where the left would float left, the center would also float left and the … [Read more...]

Here’s a Quick Way to Use Multiple Local Roots With WAMP

The Problem I've had this problem for a while, but it's become more of a problem since I started working heavily with CakePHP. Here is my WAMP folder structure: D:\wamp\www\cake\[various app] Under this folder, I would have baked all the … [Read more...]

The CakePHP Bakery Is Out Of Yeast

CakePHP Bakery Down

Today I popped onto the CakePHP Bakery looking for the obAuth Component. To my surprise, I got a blank page. Seems like there's a database issue. Here's hoping that it's not down for too long. Update (11/20/07): Most of the stuff is back up … [Read more...]