Recently I was involved with the creation of an in-house system for building HTML prototypes intended to act as a reference point for an eCommerce CMS called Hybris. It started out simple, with PHP. As the team grew, so did the codebase, this eventually made things untidy, giving me sleepless nights.We used PHP at first because:
- Includes. PHP
include()s allow reusable chunks of code to be created. For example: headers, footers, and components.
- Familiarity. candidates were being recruited