Tag Archives: php

I recently had the opportunity to work with Sabre’s Global Distribution System SOAP web service. The Sabre GDS powers everything from hotel bookings, to flights and cruises. Most hotels and airlines add inventory into Sabre allowing booking agencies and travel websites to display this data to customers and book travel plans through the GDS. Sabre is old […]

How to insert multiple database rows with CakePHP 3 effeciently and get inserted row count.

Just a quick note. I released a new component for CakePHP that provides server-side interoperability between CakePHP 2.x and jQuery DataTables plugin.

I had a domain that generates me about a grand each month get spanked badly by Google due to the work of an outsourced SEO. Luckily Google released a tool to disavow bad links. I suggest reading Googles blog post on the matter at http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2012/10/a-new-tool-to-disavow-links.html to ensure you are using the tool properly and know when to […]

I recently was tasked with a rather complex project involving scraping hundreds of thousands HTML documents. Normally scraping is quite easy. I have a lot of experience with it and just use the wonderful Simple HTML DOM library . Simple HTML DOM has some issues though. It chokes on large HTML documents. And when running […]