How to Send Email in CodeIgniter via SMTP Server

Posted by Valli Pandy on 3/05/2015 Tags: , , Be the first to comment!

Codeigniter comes with many built-in helpers and libraries for robust development. Of which its email library is a little gem that you can configure and send mails on fly. Here is a simple example to send email in codeigniter using smtp protocol. We'll see how to send mail with attachments through gmail, but you can use any third party smtp servers. Just get the smtp settings from the service provider and use it instead of gmail settings and you are done.

how-to-send-email-in-codeigniter-smtp

How to Connect to Multiple Databases in CodeIgniter

Posted by Valli Pandy on 3/05/2015 Tags: , , , Be the first to comment!

Connecting to multiple databases is simpler in CodeIgniter. All you have to do is to establish a separate connection for each database you wish to work. Here I'll show you how to connect with two MySQL Databases.

Connect to Multiple Databases in CodeIgniter

CodeIgniter/MySQL Tutorial - Read and Display data with Twitter Bootstrap

Posted by Valli Pandy on 3/05/2015 Tags: , , , , , Be the first to comment!

CodeIgniter is the simplest and light PHP framework which lets you create robust web applications in no time. Using Twitter Bootstrap with CodeIgniter saves the hassle of writing CSS Stylesheets for your app and lets you focus on development. Later you can customize bootstrap styles to suit your need. That is the best part of using MVC pattern as the presentation (view) is separate, you can change the look and feel of the app anytime without disturbing the rest of it. kodingmadesimple.com have good Twitter Bootstrap Tutorials about customizing Bootstrap3 and I strongly recommend you to go through these tutorials.

Twitter Bootstrap Contact Form Tutorial using PHP with Validations

Posted by Valli Pandy on 2/25/2015 Tags: , , , Be the first to comment!

Contact Forms are one of the key elements of websites that allows the visitors to communicate to the site owners through mails. Since Bootstrap is only a front end framework we should use server side script like php to make the contact form fully functional. Here in this tutorial, we'll see how to build a bootstrap contact form using PHP along with form validations. We are not going to use any java script library for validations as all the validations will be done in the server side for maximum security.

twitter-bootstrap-contact-form-php-example

How to Autocomplete Textbox from Database in PHP, jQuery and MySQL

Posted by Valli Pandy on 2/19/2015 Tags: , , , , Be the first to comment!

Hi, this post will show you to Create Autocomplete Textbox from Database in PHP, jQuery and MySQL. Auto completion is a feature that suggests the list of available options for selection based on the characters keyed in by the user. By implementing this auto complete feature to a text box in web forms, we can save the user from typing the complete set of words and let them pick out their choice by entering few characters instead.

jquery-php-autocomplete-textbox-from-database-mysql

Create a stylish Horizontal Menu Bar with HTML and CSS

Posted by Valli Pandy on 2/13/2015 Tags: , , 1 Comment so far

Tutorial on creating a simple and stylish Horizontal Menu Bar with HTML and CSS.

CSS Horizontal Menu Bar

Creating the above menu bar with HTML and CSS is fairly simple. The menu bar we are going to create is of fluid width, so it spans to the entire width of the page. Before starting let us plan the menu links we need to add. Next we'll add a basic html markup with a <div> block and an unordered list of menu links within that <div>.

5 Free Black and White Social Media Icons Sets with CSS and HTML

Posted by Valli Pandy on 2/11/2015 Tags: , , , , Be the first to comment!

Hi! In this article I've come up with 5 modern sets of black and white social media icons using pure css3 and html code. As social media plays major role in creating brand awareness, one cannot overlook the importance of implementing social sharing buttons in their websites. And this article is going to help you with five different styles of social icons to use in your websites. Moreover these icons are built without using images which will improve your website's loading speed too.

free-black-and-white-social-media-icons-html-css

Contact Form

Name

Email *

Message *