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Clean Code in PHP

By : Carsten Windler, Alexandre Daubois
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Book Image

Clean Code in PHP

5 (1)
By: Carsten Windler, Alexandre Daubois

Overview of this book

PHP is a beginner-friendly language, but also one that is rife with complaints of bad code,;yet no clean code books are specific to PHP. Enter Clean Code in PHP. This book is a one-stop guide to learning the theory and best practices of clean code specific to real-world PHP app development environments. This PHP book is cleanly split to help you navigate through coding practices and theories to understand and adopt the nuances of the clean code paradigm. In addition to covering best practices, tooling for code quality, and PHP design patterns, this book also presents tips and techniques for working on large-scale PHP apps with a team and writing effective documentation for your PHP projects. By the end of this book, you’ll be able to write human-friendly PHP code, which will fuel your PHP career growth and set you apart from the competition.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Part 1 – Introducing Clean Code
Part 2 – Maintaining Code Quality


As this ebook edition doesn't have fixed pagination, the page numbers below are hyperlinked for reference only, based on the printed edition of this book.


@covers annotation

using 146


abstract classes 49, 50

Abstractness vs. Instability graph 114

afferent couplings (Ca) 113

Amazon Web Services (AWS) 220

Amazon Web Services Elastic Container Repository (AWS ECR) 159

Anti-Patterns 213

Service locator 215, 216

Singleton 214, 215

API Blueprint

URL 227

API documentation

used, for creating documentation 222-227

application programming interface (API) keys 157

architectural patterns, coding guidelines

fat models, skinny controllers approach 194

single responsibility principle 194

Arrange-Act-Assert (AAA) pattern 136

assembly language (ASM) 24

autoloading 44

automated testing 19, 129

benefits 130

E2E tests 139, 140

integration tests 137, 138

need for 130

unit tests...