Category: localhost

Develop Locally, Use Images from Production

Working on your website locally means having the files that make your website tick right there on your computer. It’s common those files live in a version control repository. You work on them, and push them up to the repo when you are ready. Other people work too, and you pull their changes back down. What might...

Is It Possible to Write and Run PHP Code on an iPad?

I love the iPad. It’s a fantastic form factor for media consumption and gaming; and it also works well as an e-reader. The trouble is I don’t use it nearly as much as I could. Most of the time I’m consuming media (Netflix, Twitch, YouTube), I’m coding in parallel. I can do that on my MacBook, bu...

What Is Laravel Valet, and Why All the Fuss?

Yesterday, Taylor Otwell released Laravel Valet. If you’re just interested in the broad strokes of what it is, who it’s for, and how it works, watch the funny (and slightly NSFW) video below. If you’d like to go more in depth and find out some more details about the product, and learn why it caused s...