Development Blog

  • journal

    06 Nov

    We started the Grav 1.7.0 Beta Program way back in June of this year, and we have now released 9 more betas along with accompanying Admin plugin releases. Today, I'm excited to announce we have achieved the Release Candidate stage with the release of Grav 1.7.0-rc.1, Admin Plugin 1.10.0-rc.1...

  • macos

    08 Oct
    catalina apache homebrew php
    Special Edition: macOS 10/15 Catalina Web Development Environment

    This is a guide to help those with prior Homebrew mutliple PHP-based installations that are looking to upgrade to the new Hombrew/core PHP setup from the prior Homebrew/php keg which is now deprecated.

    With the deprecation...

  • macos

    08 Oct
    catalina apache homebrew ssl
    Part 3: macOS 10.15 Catalina Web Development Environment

    In Part 1 of this 2-part series, we covered configuring Apache on macOS Sierra 10.15 High to work better with your local user account, as well as the installation process for installing multiple versions of PHP. In Part 2, we covered installing MySQL, Virtual Hosts, APC caching, YAML, and Xdebug.

    In this Part 3, we will cover getting your site setup with SSL support for this setup.

  • macos

    08 Oct
    catalina apache homebrew mysql
    Part 2: macOS 10/15 Catalina Web Development Environment

    In Part 1 of this 3-part series, we covered configuring Apache on macOS to work better with your local user account, as well as the installation process for installing multiple versions of PHP.

    In this Part 2, we will cover installing MySQL, Virtual Hosts, APC caching, YAML, and Xdebug. After finishing this tutorial, be sure to check out how to enable SSL in Part 3 of the series.

  • macos

    08 Oct
    catalina apache homebrew php
    Part 1: macOS 10.15 Catalina Web Development Environment

    Developing web applications on macOS is a real joy. There are plenty of options for setting up your development environments, including the ever-popular MAMP Pro that provides a nice UI on top of Apache, PHP and MySQL. However, there are times when MAMP Pro has slow downs, or out of date versions, or is simply behaving badly due to its restrictive system of configuration templates and non-standard builds.

  • release

    11 Apr

    We released Grav 1.5 back in September of 2018, and at that time we planned to have Grav 1.6 released by the end of the calendar year. Unfortunately, that didn't happen quite according to plan. This was mainly because we kept adding goodies to it, and the result has made 1.6 our biggest releas...

  • theme

    21 Mar

    TLDR - Begining with Grav 1.5.10 and Grav 1.6.0, the Deferred Twig extension is available and an update to your theme is strongly recommended to ensure you won't have issues with plugins going forward.

    What started as a Grav 1.6 only feature, has been back-ported in to Grav 1.5.10, as it'...

  • journal

    21 Nov
    rockettheme

    RocketTheme Sale

    RocketTheme is holding its annual Black Friday Sale a little early, giving access to deep discounts on its entire library of premium Grav themes!

  • journal

    14 Nov
    slack discord

    We moved to Slack a couple of years ago, and it has served us pretty well during that time. Slack was a huge improvement over our previous Gitter.im community chat that was growing quickly out of control. The stability and overall reliability of Slack was great and as so many people use Slack...