PHPUnit Essentials

By Zdenek Machek

Get all started with PHPUnit and how you can write and try code utilizing complex technologies

About This Book

  • Learn the way to set up PHPUnit in addition to tips to write and execute tests
  • Understand the complex suggestions of trying out utilizing attempt doubles and the continual integration process
  • A hands-on, step by step consultant filled with real-life examples that will help you research speedy and effectively

Who This publication Is For

This publication is a realistic advisor that includes a step by step method that goals to assist personal home page builders who are looking to study or enhance their software program trying out abilities. It additionally takes you thru many real-life examples encountered through personal home page builders that can assist you stay away from universal pitfalls.

What you are going to Learn

  • How to put in PHPUnit and configure IDEs for PHPUnit support
  • What are unit exams and why to check code
  • Write attempt doubles and how to change dependencies
  • Explore tips to try out legacy code
  • Test code calling APIs and connecting to the database
  • Run practical checks in an online browser utilizing Selenium tests
  • Use exams as a part of the continual integration process
  • Discover the choices to PHPUnit
  • Use PHPUnit checks within the Jenkins and Travis CI servers

In Detail

The skill to jot down unit assessments and software program checking out became abilities that each personal home page developer may still master.

This ebook is a pragmatic consultant to PHPUnit and unit checking out, masking all elements of writing PHPUnit assessments and utilizing them. The ebook exhibits why testable code is best code and the way to put in writing sturdy exams with the aid of uncomplicated and easy-to-understand examples.

With this e-book, you'll the way to write, arrange, and execute potent checks. step by step innovations of the way to put in writing testable code, find out how to refactor the code, and the way to run your exams are proven. additionally, you will know about complicated checking out suggestions, together with find out how to try out databases, APIs, and legacy code. PHPUnit necessities is a consultant for personal home page builders who are looking to examine or enhance their software program checking out talents. it's a booklet for builders who start with checking out yet can be an outstanding resource of data for builders who're already acquainted with PHPUnit.

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Creating a Website: The Missing Manual

You can simply create a professional-looking site with not anything greater than a normal computing device and a few uncooked ambition. are looking to construct a weblog, promote items, create boards, or advertise an occasion? No challenge! This pleasant, jargon-free ebook delivers the recommendations, instruments, and recommendation you must construct a website and get it up at the Web.

The very important belongings you have to know:

  • Master the basics. examine HTML5, the language of the Web.
  • Design handsome pages. Use types to construct polished layouts.
  • Get it online. discover a trustworthy net host and choose an excellent internet address.
  • Use time-saving tools. study loose instruments for growing websites and monitoring your visitors.
  • Attract visitors. ascertain humans can locate your website via well known se's like Google.
  • Build a community. motivate repeat visits with social media.
  • Bring within the cash. Host Google advertisements, promote Amazon’s wares, or push your personal items that folks should purchase through PayPal.
  • Add pizzazz. comprise audio, video, interactive menus, and a pinch of JavaScript.

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Digging into WordPress v3.4

By Chris Coyier, Jeff Starr

Over four hundred Pages of sensible Information
there's a lot to profit in regards to the global s hottest publishing platform. out of your first steps of studying approximately WordPress throughout protecting a website during the years, this ebook is filled with actually functional details.
Beautiful customized Design
Design-wise, Digging into WordPress is a gorgeous publication: each web page of the publication is outlined with attractive digital-color precision on gloss-finish paper, with each one of its 8 12 chapters color-coded to supply quickly and simple navigation. With its huge, transparent typography, each one web page is simple at the eyes and simple to learn.
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AngularJS by Example

Learn AngularJS, and take on the demanding situations of contemporary internet improvement by means of developing your personal functions with those sensible examples you should use and adapt

About This Book

  • Learn the AngularJS improvement workflow and discover a better solution to construct, install, and try out applications
  • Explore the center elements of AngularJS and learn the way it makes JavaScript net improvement easier
  • Learn by means of instance, as you create more and more advanced real-world functions and dive deeper into AngularJS

Who This ebook Is For

If you have got consistently desired to start with AngularJS, this is often an important advisor designed that can assist you just do that. commence development functions instantly with the featured examples, and discover an easier method of JavaScript internet improvement. you will want a few past adventure with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to get started.

What you are going to Learn

  • Get to grips with Angulara€™s Model-View-Controller architecture
  • Gain a realizing of unmarried web page functions from an AngularJS perspective
  • Manage code association utilizing modules and part dependencies with the Dependency Injection Framework
  • Find out the way to use AngularJS directives to increase the habit of HTML in your internet page
  • Effectively use a variety of JavaScript instruments, from extending your app with jQuery plugins, to trying out with Jasmine
  • Create types to your unmarried web page functions and spot how Angular permits you to bind, validate, and publish shape data

In Detail

AngularJS makes net JavaScript net improvement much less painful and extra geared up – it truly is unsurprising that this day it truly is some of the most renowned instruments in internet development.

AngularJS by means of instance is helping you start with this crucial internet improvement framework speedy and simply, guiding you thru AngularJS by way of exhibiting you ways to create your individual real-world purposes. via adopting this method, you could bridge the distance among studying and doing instantly, as you stick to the examples to benefit the notable positive factors of Angular and event a extensively simple–and powerful–approach to net development.

You'll commence by means of making a easy bet the quantity online game, so that it will assist you become familiar with the center parts of Angular, together with its MVC structure, and learn the way each one half interacts with each other. it will provide you with a superb beginning of data from that you could start to construct extra complicated functions, corresponding to a 7 minute work out app and a longer own coach app. via growing those purposes your self, you can find out how AngularJS manages client-server interactions and the way to successfully make the most of directives to strengthen purposes additional. you are going to additionally locate details on trying out your app with instruments equivalent to Jasmine, in addition to counsel and methods for probably the most universal demanding situations of constructing with AngularJS.

AngularJS via instance is a different internet improvement booklet that can assist you become familiar with AngularJS and discover a robust resolution for constructing unmarried web page applications.

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WordPress Web Application Development

By Rakhitha Nimesh Ratnayake

Everyone it sort of feels loves WordPress and this can be your chance to take your present layout and improvement talents to the subsequent level. study in effortless phases how one can rapidly construct modern internet purposes from scratch.


  • Develop strong net functions speedily with WordPress
  • Practical scenario-based technique with ready-to-test resource code
  • Learning the right way to plan complicated net purposes from scratch

In Detail

Developing WordPress-powered web content is likely one of the standout traits within the sleek net improvement global. the pliability and tool of the integrated positive aspects provided through WordPress has made builders flip their attentions to the potential of utilizing it as an online improvement framework. This e-book will act as a complete source for development net functions with this awesome framework.

"WordPress net software improvement" is a entire consultant thinking about incorporating the prevailing positive aspects of WordPress into normal net improvement. This e-book is based in the direction of construction a whole net software from scratch. With this publication, you'll construct an software with a modularized constitution supported by way of the most recent trending technologies.

"Wordpress internet software improvement" offers a complete, functional, and example-based procedure for pushing the boundaries of WordPress for internet functions past your imagination.

This ebook starts off via exploring the function of current WordPress parts and discussing the explanations for selecting WordPress for internet program improvement. As we continue, extra spotlight will be positioned into adapting WordPress good points into internet purposes with the aid of a casual use-case-based version for discussing the main in demand integrated beneficial properties. whereas striving for net improvement with WordPress, additionally, you will know about the combination of well known client-side applied sciences corresponding to spine, Underscore, and jQuery, and server-side applied sciences and methods similar to template engines, RSS feeds, Open Auth integration, and more.

After examining this booklet, you are going to own the power to improve robust net functions quickly inside of restricted time frames with the the most important good thing about benefitting within your budget and time-critical projects.

What you are going to study from this book

  • Adapt present WordPress beneficial properties and features into internet applications
  • Develop extendable plugins with state-of-the-art codes
  • Build and customizing issues past traditional internet layouts
  • Integrate the most recent trending net improvement applied sciences into WordPress
  • Use third-party plugins and libraries to simplify program development
  • Master assistance and methods utilizing current WordPress features


An vast, sensible advisor that explains find out how to adapt WordPress positive aspects, either traditional and trending, for internet applications.

Who this e-book is written for

This booklet is meant for WordPress builders and architects who've the will to move past traditional web site improvement to advance caliber net functions inside a constrained time-frame and for optimum revenue. skilled net builders who're trying to find a framework for fast software improvement also will locate this to be an invaluable source. earlier wisdom with of WordPress is optimum because the major spotlight will be on explaining equipment for adapting WordPress recommendations for internet software improvement instead of explaining uncomplicated talents with WordPress.

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Typography Best Practices (Smashing eBooks)

By Smashing Magazine

Website design isn't just a few flamboyant or just appealing site visual appeal. This e-book is set small — yet an important — info, in a forte that's all approximately information. no matter if you are drawn to picking the precise paragraph format or typographic information, gazing the right kind typographic etiquette or making the opposite small judgements that might dramatically effect how your web site is perceived, many solutions will current themselves during this selection of articles.


The excellent Paragraph

Mind Your En And Em Dashes: Typographic Etiquette

Why sophisticated Typographic offerings Make all of the Difference

A nearer examine Font Rendering

The inventive option to Maximize layout principles With Type

Applying Macrotypography For A extra Readable internet Page

Avoiding pretend Weights And kinds With Google net Fonts

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Visual Design for the Modern Web

By Penny McIntire

Simply as nice artists needs to comprehend their instruments, nice internet designers needs to comprehend the know-how at the back of their paintings. In visible layout for the net, writer Penny McIntire indicates amateur internet designers tips to use their tools--including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript--in conjunction with the rules of aesthetics and value to turn into masters in their craft. Chapters commence with motives of the terminology and methods of net constructions, then reveal easy methods to follow the foundations of layout to create appealing sites.  The book:

* Illustrates how primary rules of layout practice to the web
* comprises charts, diagrams, and photos to augment studying and retention
* Covers web site research, navigation, format, colour, photographs, typography and forms
* Demonstrates a number of options for purchasing simply the best appear and feel in your net sites
* makes a speciality of the features that make websites usable, enticing, and memorable

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Ruby on Rails For Dummies

Quickly create websites with this poweful tool

Use this loose and simple programming language for e-commerce websites and blogs

If you want to construct net and database purposes fast yet you do not dream in desktop code, take middle! Ruby on Rails used to be created for you, and this publication could have you up and operating very quickly. The Ruby scripting language and the Rails framework allow you to create full-featured net purposes quickly. it truly is even fun!

Discover how to

  • Install and run Ruby and Rails
  • Use the RadRails IDE
  • Create a web publication with Ruby
  • Connect your site to a database
  • Build a buying cart
  • Explore Ruby's syntax

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Web Sites That Work

By Jon Smith

Top site entrepreneur Jon Smith has condensed the secrets and techniques of his good fortune into fifty two inspiring principles that even the main hopeless technophobe can enforce. the bright counsel and sensible suggestion in sites that paintings will uplift and remodel any web site, from the best to the main advanced. It offers with every little thing from basics comparable to how you can investigate the effectiveness of an internet site and the way to get a website indexed at the hottest se's to extra subtle demanding situations like making a group and working with criminal specifications. Straight-talking, functional and funny, this can be the correct booklet to get you begun on a website revamp. No event priceless!

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Build a Website for Free

By Mark Bell

Construct your self a cutting-edge website.
It’s exceedingly easy...and it won’t expense you a dime!

You desire a site. yet you don’t desire the hassles that sometimes pick development one or the fee of hiring another individual to do it. Here’s your resolution: construct an internet site at no cost! You’ll find out how you should use new net 2.0 applied sciences to create a domain that’s notable and powerful. And here’s the easiest half: You’ll do all of it with software program and instruments that won’t rate you a dime!

- Plan, arrange, and layout a domain that actually works, utilizing instruments you will discover for free
- detect the easy secrets and techniques of writing pages humans are looking to read
- Adapt your website for simple viewing on cellular devices
- Use video in your site--and get another individual to pay for website hosting it
- upload an easy-to-update weblog and begin construction your individual net community
- fast and simply deal with “nuts and bolts” projects, from getting your web site identify to importing your content
- Get your web site picked up by means of Google, Yahoo!, and different seek engines

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