Generate Sitemap in Symfony in 2 simple steps

Generate Sitemap in Symfony in 2 simple steps

What is a Sitemap? A Sitemap is a XML file that contains a list of URLs on your website that help the Search Engines discover and crawl your website more effectively. Generating a Sitemap in Symfony is one of the trivial tasks one might encounter. There are a few bundles that might help you, although the process & configuration could be tricky, especially for beginners. […]

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Create Global gitconfig and Setup git alias

Create Global gitconfig and Setup git alias

Developers using GIT as their Source Version Control know the troubles in setting it up for new projects. Getting more productive needs setting up of user credentials, alias’ and other git configurations for every new project. But what if you could have a global git configuration to avoid redundant tasks? That’s where global gitconfig comes in. Git does not automatically create the global .gitconfig file […]

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Smart search using Twitter Typeahead and Bloodhound

Smart search using Twitter Typeahead and Bloodhound

One of the basic things users would want to do, is search the content on a website. Having a crisp, fast and smart search that displays suggestions as one types, is something that everyone would love to have on their website! The twitter typeahead library does just that! And when typeahead is used in conjunction with Bloodhound, it makes the the search experience even better! […]

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JS File Upload with Dropzone and Symfony

JS File Upload with Dropzone and Symfony

Handling File Uploads completely server-side (especially with Symfony) doesn’t usually seem a pretty straightforward task. It requires a lot of tweaking for stuff as simple as displaying the upload progress or even generate thumbnails for images, etc. Besides, the documentation is pretty convoluted in itself. An alternate is to use the simplicity of JS File Upload with Dropzone and Symfony 3.x+ that’ll not only help […]

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Setup Git prompt step by step

Setup Git prompt step by step

While using GIT, isn’t it pretty often that you need to keeping checking what branch you are currently on, or if there is stashed content or not, or if you are ahead/behind of the remote repository and so on ? How about we got this information without having to do a git status or a git stash show each time? Git Prompt to the Rescue! […]

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