01 Nov 2017
Enabling BrowserSync in Your Laravel Project
If you're like me, clicking the refresh page button in your browser for the 200th time while working on a local project eventually gets to be too much. After searching a variety of different combinations of "live reload laravel", "laravel browsersync" and the like, I was finally able to piece... Read more!
25 Oct 2017
PHP and Heroku
This article will serve as a quick reference guide to setting up your PHP application and database to be served over Heroku. There will be a few items that you will need to install to make this process easier. The first of these is a package manager for PHP named... Read more!
10 Oct 2017
This is a quick and dirty rundown of Babel. Babel is, at its core, a transpiler. It basically takes code written in ES6 and converts it to ES5 so your browser understands your code. This does introduce some limitations, as not all ES6 code can be transpiled into something that... Read more!
27 Sep 2017
Using Heroku to Host Your Apps
24 Sep 2017
First Week Complete!
- Command line - Git - Github - Github Pages - HTML - CSS - node - npm - Bootstrap - SASS - Jekyll - Gulp - Heroku That would be 13 technologies introduced in just the first week! Whew. Thankfully I grew up on DOS machines and command line... Read more!
23 Sep 2017
The Start of Bootcamp
Joining a bootcamp for web development has been something I've thought about in the past and, somehow, just never really got around to looking into, let alone applying for. That all changed about 3 months ago. I had recently moved back to Central Kentucky after about a year of work... Read more!