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You realize you want to start building a web application. So, you reach for PHP. It’s the days before rails and Laravel. Starting out is easy, the setup is easy, coding is simple. The LAMP stack is common, and lots of tutorials exist. It’s only a couple of files to get a new website started! This is great! You just keep writing HTML in-line with the PHP and the website works!

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A few months into the project, the few files have turned to many. They are a mess. Where you once developed a new page quickly, it now…

Jonathan Stiansen

President @ Philia software. Helping non-profits reduce inefficiency with software. Working at loving his wife, loving others, and always working to improve.

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