Building a strong backend & database are key to a feature-rich website. Browse my curated selection of favorite PHP & MySQL tips, tricks & tutorials — Have something to share?
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Getting an IP address from a visitor can be difficult due to spoofing — ExpressVPN being one of the most popular spoofers. Learn the most accurate way get an IP address with PHP below.
Use this reference sheet for exporting & importing SQL files via shell. MySQL import SQL file, import & export
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Learn how integrate GA traffic data into your app or webpage using the Google Analytics API and PHP. Get useful insights like page views, time on site, popular pages, and more with simple API queries.
Learn how to use PHP 5.5’s password hashing API to store your user passwords more securely. A simple to use API that helps developers move towards bcrypt.
Trying to get the latest version of Facebook SDK for PHP (v4) working well with CodeIgniter? Me too! After doing a bunch of digging with a lot of trial and error, I finally figured it out. Learn how to build a library for CodeIgniter that will help bridge the gap between it and the Facebook SDK for PHP.
Bring the power of Facebook to your application using the Facebook PHP SDK — a powerful library allowing you to retrieve user information, publish to profiles, enable Facebook registrations, logins and more!