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Scripture Parsing – A unique coding problem, pt. 1

Apparently, about 85% of the world is religious, so this may not be such a unique problem after all, but for a lot of folks this may appear to be a bit of a unique problem for PHP development, or coding in general. That problem is parsing a Scripture reference. Now, there’s other uses for it as well, not just … Read More


Why I use Laravel Jigsaw for flat file work

In the past I’ve used the static site generator system known as Laravel Jigsaw. I typically deployed my site to Github and use Github Pages as the hosting provider. There’s a lot of reasons that I find Laravel Jigsaw useful (besides the fact that I’ve used it at work for years). Markdown Support It allows content creators to write in Markdown, a widely used lightweight … Read More