Yii 2.0 released!

Yii 2.0 was released yesterday. For those of you who are out of the loop, you can checkout the release notes here. You can also checkout our five part series on the major changes that can be found in Yii 2.0. Have you tried out Yii 2.0 yet? Are you looking forward to trying it out? Let us know what you think about the latest iteration of this PHP framework in the comments below…

Yii2 – What you need to know – Part V (Yii2 Application Structure, Security…)

Yii2 – What you need to know – Part V (Yii2 Application Structure, Security…)

In this last and final installment of the series on Yii2 and it’s new changes, we will take a quick look at all the additional details found in this¬†update to the popular framework that are not covered in the previous parts. Yii2 Application Structure & Installation One of the things you will notice first while starting off development for Yii2 is the new and improved application structure and installation procedure. Yii2 uses composer from the get go to manage dependencies. Moreover, the Yii2 application structure is divided into two broad types: basic and advanced. The basic installation, creates a basic