Using PHP's built-in web server

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
development
php
cli

I recently updated [HolidayAPI][holidayapi] to no longer use my PHP framework because I wanted the system to be easier for new developers to get up and running. Instead of including configuration files for Apache or nginx, I decided that I should just use the web server that’s baked right into […]

My standing desk made me lazy

By Josh Sherman
4 min read
standing desk
health
fitness

You may remember my previous post about my switching to a standing desk. I absolutely loved it. I felt inspired with the new perspective and genuinely felt better. It took a few weeks to get used to the new setup. Most of the initial hurdle was tired legs from years […]

Wonder what’s next?

By Josh Sherman
1 min read
project update
php
inspiration

I have been running this blog since 2013 as a way to improve my PHP as well as my writing. It has been a labor of love and I made it my goal to post at least once a week. At the start of 2015 I decided that I would […]

Outline numbering for an object tree

By Josh Sherman
2 min read
development
javascript

Last week I had talked about a layout dilemma that my buddy Justin was having. This reminded me of an issue that programming challenge he hit me with a few months prior. The challenge was to take an object tree and generate the proper outline numbering for it. The object […]

Layout with fixed header and independently scrolling columns

By Josh Sherman
3 min read
development
css

Update April 4th, 2019 Seems at some point between May of 2015 and now, the code in this post went terribly stale. It wasn’t working in either Firefox or Chrome and I’ve since updated the code with a working example. Many thanks to everybody that blew up my comments about […]