A man with brains and a shovel

A blog about goals and obstacles, motivation and procrastination, life's random events and getting things done.

Refactoring old PHP code

PHP was a brilliant language in the early 2000s and I had tons of fun writing business applications and fun projects with it. Unfortunately the code did not age well.

It was easy to hack stuff together and I guess that's the reason why php has such a bad reputation. Now I decided to to some cleanup and refactoring of my old work and came across this wonderful resource:

Following the recommendations has kept me busy for the last few weeks and I feel a lot better about my code, now. The website seems to be actively maintained.