Cowshed Works Blog

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The latest blog posts

Migrating a PHP website with hundreds of thousands of urls and 17 years worth of data

A write up about how we migrated All In London from it's old php codebase on to Laravel, the lessons learned and challenges faced.

2 months ago


PHP 7.4 is out and PHP 7.1 is reaching end of life, are you up to date?

PHP 7.4 is out and PHP 7.1 is reaching end of life, are you up to date?

9 months ago


Creating multi-player, multi-team, real-time games with PHP and Vue JS

We recently worked on a project to create a live game with multiple teams competing, read about the solution and challenges.

10 months ago


PHP 7.4 is released soon - a quick new feature round up

PHP 7.4 is due to be released at the end of this month, here's a round-up of the things we're looking forward to

10 months ago


Managing SEO when moving and updating applications and websites

When you want to make big changes to your website or application but don't want to disrupt your SEO performance what do you do?

10 months ago


Upgrading and Updating Older PHP Applications to new versions

When a PHP application is left unmaintained for years it can be a real problem to migrate to new hosting

11 months ago


The Cowshed Works studio is ready

The Cowshed Works studio is ready

3 years ago


Laravel storage directory file permissions

Laravel storage directory file permissions

3 years ago


Floor is down and the walls are going up

Floor is down and the walls are going up

3 years ago


Git commands I use a lot but can't remember!

Git commands I use a lot but can't remember!

3 years ago


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