Date validation in Yii

Moving on from my last post on Yii validation rules for text fields, next I am going to be looking at validating dates and date ranges. The date validator CDateValidator was added to Yii in release 1.1.7 and provides an easy method to validate that a field contains a...

Yii – simple email and mail merge

I needed an email mechanism for a customer that was light and easy to configure. Yii extensions I tried several email extensions from the Yii website all of which I found overly complex to setup and use.  I then remembered that I had used a simple class on a PHP...