February 18-20, 2015
Montreal, Canada

Writing Portable PHP

Writing PHP code to run in unknown environments is hard. Writing self-hosted products and library code presents a unique set of challenges to cope with different PHP versions, available C libraries and hosting platforms. Hear some of the lessons we've learned in 5 years developing a self-hosted PHP CMS, including practical tips for writing code to run in as many places as possible.

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Drew McLellan


Drew is a Director of edgeofmyseat.com, where he is the lead developer on Perch CMS. Prior to this he worked in Search Innovation for Yahoo! in London, and as a web developer and technical consultant for various UK design agencies.

Drew runs the popular 24 ways web design and development advent calendar and was formerly Group Lead at The Web Standards Project.

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