Posts Tagged "framework"

[Opinion] Why Using CSS Framework on Developing Web User Interface

August 21st, 2012 by aditia rahman / No Comments  


Remember few years ago before HTML5 and CSS3 came along, when the tableless css design are a very popular, I always busy with css float and div property, when designing a layout. Another thing to do are making a standard web user interface element, like using one nice theme, so that’s why javascript framework like jqueryui, dojotoolkit and extjs born.

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When the grow of mobile web users are increasing, a web designer becoming more and more busy to make a mobile web version of his sites, this make another moment for some companies or community to create a javascript framework for mobile web, including jquerymobile, dojomobile, and sencha touch.

PHP Tutorial Collection: Build Your Own PHP Framework

October 1st, 2011 by aditia rahman / 4 Comments  


In today world of web development, we cannot escape the term of a framework, whether in server side or client side scripting, PHP framework are the most common used in today application, but there are so many choices of PHP Framework that can a developer confuse what to choose, especially for the beginner.

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Here a collection of tutorial of creating your own PHP framework in case you don’t satisfied enough of the available framework or maybe you have more time to create your own, these tutorial might help you to get started.

10 Javascript Framework With Rich UI Component

June 8th, 2011 by aditia rahman / 12 Comments  


There are many javascript framework that available to use on the internet, most of them offering a simple solution to build modern web application, but not all offering a full rich UI component. Some framework like jquery, mootools, prototype only cover the core feature like animating, effect, DOM manipulation.

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This rich feature whether you called it component, widget or any other, can help you to make user interface faster, without have to write your own style. These might be help if you build an enterprise web application. I list some of javascript framework with rich that maybe can be one of your choice.

Collection: Free WordPress Theme Framework

May 10th, 2011 by aditia rahman / 6 Comments  


For who are new to wordpress, starting your own wordpress theme can be hard and take long time, even if you are already familiar with PHP, cause wordpress has it’s own function for displaying content.
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All these theme framework can help you to make your own wordpress theme faster, most of them already have the common structure of wordpress theme, like filename, stylesheet, used wordpress function in layout, etc.

[Opinion] Why PHP Developers Choose CodeIgniter

March 28th, 2011 by aditia rahman / 11 Comments  


Codeigniter is one of the most popular php framework out there, that have been used by many php developers around the world. This post is just my own opinion from my technical experience while using codeigniter. This graphic below is taken from google trends to compare codeigniter search popularity, than any other popular php framework.

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The first php framework I use is cakephp, it has a lot more features than codeigniter, very detail documentation too, for the first time it will take some time to understanding, exploring the features and find some other reference online.

10 Framework To Help Build Mobile Web Application

December 20th, 2010 by aditia rahman / 3 Comments  


Day by day, web application framework make our development easier and faster, with the growing of mobile devices such as smartphone and tablet pc for browsing the web, the web framework need to meet the difference screen for each devices, different user experience. These are the list of framework (well not all actually a framework) that can be choosen by you for developing mobile web application, some provide full user interface and some only provide a basic framework.

Simple Steps to Understanding ExtJS

August 21st, 2009 by aditia rahman / 6 Comments  


ExtJS is one of the most popular javascript user interface framework, it offer a bunch of great user interface component, if you are a Java Programmer it better you use the Ext-GWT, but if you are a web programmer who always using web scripting language such as PHP, it may be painless if you learn the new web interface beside the traditional HTML, but i did it and mix it with Codeigniter in purpose to create and maintain better PHP code, and it’s not really bad and here some advice I have for you :

1. Follow the examples

Ext-ExamplesExtJS come with a bunch of great sample use of using widget, this provide the basic use of the component, creating plugin, etc. This is the best way to know what you can do with the component and how to implement the component by viewing the source code, if you somehow don’t understand what the code means, simply you can consult the API documentation first. Just download it first and run on your local server or you can view it online.

Big List of PHP Framework

July 22nd, 2009 by aditia rahman / 40 Comments  


A PHP framework can help you to develop web application faster, and it used by many company around the world. Here a list of php framework that avaliable and downloadable, I copy the sort explanation about the framework, you can go to the official site to learn more, so here it goes :

1. CodeIgniter
codeigniterCodeIgniter is a powerful PHP framework with a very small footprint, built for PHP coders who need a simple and elegant toolkit to create full-featured web applications. If you™re a developer who lives in the real world of shared hosting accounts and clients with deadlines, and if you™re tired of ponderously large and thoroughly undocumented frameworks.
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2. CakePHP
cakephpCakePHP is a rapid development framework for PHP that provides an extensible architecture for developing, maintaining, and deploying applications. Using commonly known design patterns like MVC and ORM within the convention over configuration paradigm, CakePHP reduces development costs and helps developers write less code.
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3. Zend Framework
zend_frameworkExtending the art & spirit of PHP, Zend Framework is based on simplicity, object-oriented best practices, corporate friendly licensing, and a rigorously tested agile codebase.
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4. Symfony
symfonySymfony is a full-stack framework, a library of cohesive classes written in PHP. It provides an architecture, components and tools for developers to build complex web applications faster. Choosing symfony allows you to release your applications earlier, host and scale them without problem, and maintain them over time with no surprise.
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