Category Archives: PHP

Efficient and convenient autoloading in PHP

PHP5 introduced the concept of auto loading to PHP. Although this new ability saves developers the nightmare of including every class file they need explicitly at the top of each file, the default implementation is somewhat limited. You can get … Continue reading

PHP Design Patterns: Strategy Pattern

I have recently finished reading Matt Zandstra’s PHP5 Objects, Patterns and Practice. With PHP5′s much improved support for object oriented coding, tried and tested design patterns have become much more applicable to PHP development.