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Promo Code: $10 free credits on DigitalOcean.

This is just a quick post to tell you about a promo code I came across that gives you $10 in credits on DigitalOcean, with the lowest tier VPS from DigitalOcean, that is about 2 months of totally free hosting. By using the code ALLSSD10 on the "manage payment" page ( Login -> Billing -> Manage Payments -> Look at the bottom of the page ) after signing up for a digitalocean account, your account should be credited $10 and you should see this: Now spin up a droplet and build
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The MVC Pattern Explained

Prerequisites In this article I assume that you know basic PHP things like variables, functions, loops, arrays, classes and at least a little bit about how PHP interacts with databases.   First, a horrible example! I remember when I was starting out with PHP and tried to make my first dynamic website. I started out trying to create my own little blog, which is a simple little task that most people try to do when they are starting out. I was doing inline database queries and had horrible
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Useful JavaScript and PHP Scripts & Libraries

Nobody likes reinventing the wheel, So here are a few JavaScript and PHP libraries that I've used to make my work a little easier and productive when working on websites for clients. I will update this list as I find more useful scripts and libraries that I find useful. JavaScript Stuff jQuery - helps with DOM manipulation, some animations and is just generally very useful. JSColor - A simple and minimal color picker solution, easy integration and it works! Unslider - Extremely simple
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How to get Local Web Development Clients

1. Business Cards A business card is a great marketing tool as well as an easy way to give someone all your contact information in one easy place, I made my own business card design that has my name, a subheading that has some relevant keywords of what I do,  my email, website and phone number. I designed my business cards myself and got them printer with VistaPrint, although you can get some pretty nice looking templates on GraphicRiver. I made those when I was strictly focusing on front-end
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