March 29, 2024

DDEV and Cloudflare Tunnel

I have finally figured out how to make DDEV and Cloudflare Tunnel work nicely together, thanks to stumbling across a year-old Reddit post by nzkller (Reddit). Cloudflare Tunnel is a free and easy...


September 19, 2023

Using Intercom with wire:navigate

While improving a site to use wire:navigate?, I was seeing errors in the javascript console when navigating that weren't impeding the navigation. I finally realized that Intercom was...


March 17, 2019

Secure PHP access between Valet Sites

Laravel Valet has been an absolute lifesaver for me. It’s made developing locally so much easier. I can actually trust that my CORS setup will work when migrated to production. Today I ran into...


November 13, 2014

Slim Framework on Google App Engine

Today I launched my first production app on Google App Engine (GAE). I ran into a few headaches along the way, but thanks to the local dev tools, it wasn't nearly as bad as it could have been. The...


September 11, 2014

Downloading files from Google Cloud Storage using the PHP API

Downloading files was something else I was barely able to piece together. I found an outdated version, but the SDK had changed enough that it wasn't operable. If you're doing this in a class or...


September 10, 2014

Google Cloud Storage PHP Client on a server

This example uses, PHP 5.4+ syntax. I used composer for loading up the client. Access the Google Developers Console and go to the APIs & Auth > Credentials page. Click Create new Client ID and...