Amitav Roy

Recent blog posts

Part 2 Creating partial views and loading them inside the container view

16th of February 2013 by  Amitav Roy
Organizing page mark up and having separate partials inside Code Igniter is something which I really enjoy and it is very important when you…

Part 1 Setting up the project Code Igniter and Twitter Bootstrap

13th of February 2013 by  Amitav Roy
In this tutorial, I will show you how I set up the project folder with Code Igniter and Twitter bootstrap framework. The different…

Ajax data using Angular JS http and use $route service inside Codeigniter framework

6th of November 2012 by  Amitav Roy
This is my second tutorial on Angular JS. In this tutorial I will show you how to get ajax data using Angular JS http service and how to use…

Single page app Angular JS $http inside Code Igniter using Twitter Bootstrap

27th of October 2012 by  Amitav Roy
Angular JS is picking up a lot of appreciation for its powerful features. A javascript framework which makes HTML smarter. Following a MVC…

Creating Drupal forms, tabs and vertical tabs using Form API

6th of August 2012 by  Amitav Roy
Sites are easy to create using **Drupal CMS**. But giving nice forms which client can use and set different things on the site will really…

A quick trip to Sinhagad

30th of July 2012 by  Amitav Roy
A sudden plan to Sinhagad near Pune – an amazing destination for a single day trip. A place full of for and lush green mountains, it’s a…

Codeigniter getting ajax data using views

7th of July 2012 by  Amitav Roy
Getting data through Ajax is very cool, and when we can reuse the CodeIgniter views to get the Ajax data, the overall user experience becomes…

Codeigniter and HMVC architecture to work with modules

30th of June 2012 by  Amitav Roy
The HMVC framework has a lot of benefits and that is why it is always a good idea to work with it in Code Igniter. In this tutorial, I will…

Creating blocks through modules using hook_block_info

20th of June 2012 by  Amitav Roy
Time and again we come across requirements where we need to create a block through modules with custom functionality like a custom slider. So, in…

Adding a custom widget inside a node using hook_node_view

1st of May 2012 by  Amitav Roy
In this tutorial, we will see how we can create our custom widget using drupal’s hook_theme and then add into Drupal’s $content available in…