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How-To: Create a REST API

Created 5 years ago by jwernerHow-tos56 comments – viewed 334,617 times – ( +113 / -1 ) – version 1.1
This article will explain how to create a REST API with the Yii framework.

Using filters with CGridView and CArrayDataProvider

Created 5 years ago by marcovtwoutHow-tos33 comments – viewed 69,291 times – ( +22 ) – version 1.1
Using filters on CGridView with CActiveDataProvider is easy, but with CArrayDataProvider it is a bit tricky.

How to avoid multiple Ajax Request

Created 5 years ago by nickcvHow-tos26 comments – viewed 53,218 times – ( +25 / -2 ) – version 1.1
CHtml::ajaxLink(), CHtml::ajaxSubmitButton() and similar methods are great, but if they are located inside a portion of the page that is already loaded via ajax something bad will happen, something you may even not notice if you are not using tools like firebugs: the sent ajax requests will multiply themselves.

Kickstart development with Yii-App

Created 3 years ago by Chris83How-tos25 comments – viewed 30,538 times – ( +21 / -1 ) – version 1.1
I recently created a project called Yii-App on GitHub to kickstart my development of smaller Yii applications. The main goal of the project is to provide a ready-to-use application template that includes my bootstrap extension and many other useful extensions. After reading this article you will be able to use this project as a starting point for all of your Yii projects.

Integrating Wordpress and Yii: still another approach, using Yii as the router/controller

Created 4 years ago by acorncomHow-tos23 comments – viewed 54,977 times – ( +22 ) – version 1.1
A lot of people have written posts on integrating Yii and WordPress. This article combines goncin's approach with an article I read about integrating Symfony and WordPress and applies it all to Yii and WordPress.

Creating a jQueryUI Sortable CGridView

Created 5 years ago by blindMoeHow-tos23 comments – viewed 40,328 times – ( +48 / -1 ) – version 1.1
I have had to do this a couple of times now so I figured I would share it with the community. I am going to keep this short because I really hope that you are familiar with jQueryUI's Sortable class before starting this tutorial.

Activate captcha after unsuccessful login attempts

Created 3 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz)How-tos22 comments – viewed 21,886 times – ( +13 / -2 ) – version 1.1
Like gmail, if you have tree or more unsuccessful login attemps a captcha appears

Using CJuiDatePicker for CGridView filter

Created 4 years ago by softarkHow-tos21 comments – viewed 49,560 times – ( +27 ) – version 1.1
We can use a CJuiDatePicker for a CGridView inline filter.

How to use Multiple instances of the same model in the same form

Created 4 years ago by kiran sharmaHow-tos21 comments – viewed 54,887 times – ( +22 / -6 ) – version 1.1
When i had created this functionality then i found some difficulties and not got much idea from wiki and forums. so, i think this will be useful for newbie users and save time of other developers when create related functionality. I refer Collecting Tabular Input tutorial but not got clear idea for create/update.

How to write secure Yii applications

Created 5 years ago by Fran├žois GannazHow-tos20 comments – viewed 226,103 times – ( +107 ) – version 1.1
warning: While this security guide tries to be quite complete, is not exhaustive. If security matters for you, you ought to check several other references.