Fundamentals of D3 visualisations

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series D3 basics

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series D3 basicsD3.js is a popular SVG based data visualization library and there are many reasons for its popularity. D3.js provides foundations and components for creating data visualizations instead of providing some already built charts. Another big reason of D3.js popularity is that it don’t use … Read moreFundamentals of D3 visualisations

Should I use D3 for creating charts and graphs?

D3.js
This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series D3 basics

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series D3 basicsWhat is D3 ? D3.js is an open source Javascript library intended for data visualization purpose. “D3” stands for Data Driven Documents. It can also be used for creating and manipulating SVG files.  And different charts or graphs can also be plotted using D3 … Read moreShould I use D3 for creating charts and graphs?

Configuring and using Laravel with MongoDB

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series MongoDB

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series MongoDBIn this article we will see how to use MongoDB with Laravel (PHP framework). So first we need to install MongoDB and Laravel. Laravel and MongoDB installation: We will install Laravel and MongoDB one by one and I assume that you have PHP already installed … Read moreConfiguring and using Laravel with MongoDB

Installing MongoDB driver for PHP on Ubuntu and other Linux distributions

Mongo is official MongoDB driver for PHP. Here is detail of this driver on php.net:  http://php.net/manual/en/mongo.manual.php . Mongo include MongoClient class which is required to connect MongoDB and required by several packages that bridge between MongoDB and PHP. MongoClient works on almost all of Operating Systems including Windows, Mac OS X, Unix, and Linux; little- and big-endian … Read moreInstalling MongoDB driver for PHP on Ubuntu and other Linux distributions

Installing MongoDB driver for PHP on Windows

  MongoClient class is included in “Mongo” that is official MongoDB driver for PHP. MongoClient class is required to connect MongoDB and required by several packages that bridge between MongoDB and PHP. Here is detail of this driver on php.net:  http://php.net/manual/en/mongo.manual.php Mongo works on almost all of Operating Systems including Windows, Mac OS X, Unix, and Linux; … Read moreInstalling MongoDB driver for PHP on Windows

Technical checklist: How to start coding new project

Even a fresh graduate out of university or a college student can do programming. They can create websites, mobile applications, and much more stuff. But inexperience person with quick start of a project without considering important aspects can result in a lot of problems. In fact, seasoned programmers who don’t consider important factors before starting … Read moreTechnical checklist: How to start coding new project

API Testing: Installing and Using Codeception

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series API Testing

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series API TestingIn this post, we will have a look on how we can use Codeception for API testing. First we need to install codeception. Installation: Here is Codeception’s quick start guide that show multiple ways to install codeception. Here we will be installing through Composer, … Read moreAPI Testing: Installing and Using Codeception

API Testing: Selecting Testing Framework ( PHP Unit vs Codeception vs Behat )

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series API Testing

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series API TestingIn previous article of this series, we discussed that why you should use automated testing, specially if you are writing APIs.  So now it is time for selecting right tools for doing our API testing. Available Testing Framework: As there are application development frameworks … Read moreAPI Testing: Selecting Testing Framework ( PHP Unit vs Codeception vs Behat )

API Testing : Why to write Test Cases and use Automated Testing Tools?

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series API Testing

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series API TestingWhy to write Test Cases and use Automated Testing Tools? Books written by some leading programmers often told us the importance of TDD (Test Driven Development) and BDD(Behaviour Driven Development) or they emphasize on at least writing Test Cases and doing Automated Testing. So … Read moreAPI Testing : Why to write Test Cases and use Automated Testing Tools?