Category: http client

A Pokemon Crash Course on CouchDB

In this tutorial, we’ll walk through working with CouchDB, a NoSQL database from Apache. This tutorial will focus more on the practical side, so we won’t cover what CouchDB is good for, how to install it, why use it, etc. We’ll focus on how to perform database operations through CouchDB’s HTTP A...

Breaking Free from Guzzle5 with PHP-HTTP and HTTPlug

This article was peer reviewed by Márk Sági-Kazár. Thanks to all of SitePoint’s peer reviewers for making SitePoint content the best it can be! In a previous series, we built a PHP client for Diffbot. The client works well and is in relatively widespread use – we even tested it on a live app to make sure it...