Updates on our activities and progress.
Yii news 2023, issue 1.
Published on February 11, 2023 by Wilmer Arambula
Hello everyone! It is Alexander Makarov and the first issue of Yii news this year. Everything goes up and down in the world as well as in team member's lives but what remains the same is our devotion to Yii. We love the fr...
Contributing to the OpenCollective fund in 2023
Published on January 10, 2023 by Wilmer Arambula
We want to thank you for the support of the Open Collective Fund in 2022. It has been really fantastic! In 2023 we increased the minimum contribution to...
Summary year 2022.
Published on December 25, 2022 by Wilmer Arambula
Greetings from all YiiFramework team, we’ll recap this year 2022. The world always brings us some surprises: after having overcome the COVID pandemic, on February 24,...
Yii3 Overview 1. Intro
Published on December 17, 2022 by Alexander Makarov
Good day, dear reader. My name is Dmitry Derepko. During my career, I worked with a lot of tools both within the PHP stack and outside of it: databases, different queues, search engines, and more. For the last several years I've been one of...
Yii news 2022, issue 2
Published on November 20, 2022 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone! It is Alex again. The previous news issue was sent on May 2nd. Since then I was kind of silent. That's not because nothing happened — on contrary, too much happened at once. I went to a conference at the end of September, an...
Yii news 2022, issue 1
Published on May 2, 2022 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone! We thought 2021 was a hard year because of COVID. Well, it was but 2022 surprised us badly. It started with a prominent community member and a great person...
Yii news 2021, issue 4
Published on December 30, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Merry Christmas and happy New Year, everyone!That's Alexander Makarov and a fresh Yii news issue.There were not that much news issues this year. This one is fourth. But there definitely were many things done. Despite being a hard year, I th...
Yii news 2021, issue 3
Published on August 20, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, community! Alex here again. Yii team was silent for a while. Not because of nothing happens but the opposite. Too much happens and all that at the same time. It is pleasant to work on Yii3 since it is finally getting more stable and...
FundOSS donation amplification
Published on June 11, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, everyone!This is not Yii news issue yet but something exciting I can't wait to share.We have partnered with FundOSS. Every extra donation to Yii found...
Yii news 2021, issue 2
Published on May 7, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, community!It is Alex Makarov, samdark, writing. This is a second issue this year. I was trying to get someone else from the team to write...
Yii news 2021, issue 1
Published on March 4, 2021 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, community! This is the first issue of Yii news in 2021. First months of the year were productive and resulted in Yii 3 package releases and significant progress in yet unreleased packages. We have improved our toolset, solved more is...
Yii news 2020, issue 8
Published on December 29, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, everyone! This is the last Yii news issue of crazy 2020. I have barely managed to put it together because of Yii 3 development speed increased a lot. We haven't tagged all package releases this month, but many packages are very close...
Yii news 2020, issue 7
Published on November 11, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone! It is another issue of Yii news. As usual, we have Yii 2 releases, Yii 3 updates, important Yii 1 updates and other news. Have a good read and stay healthy. - Alexander Makarov FoundationSince last time I had to spe...
Yii news 2020, issue 6
Published on September 17, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Yii news 2020, issue 6Hello, everyone!Almost three months passed since the last Yii news issue. We were almost silent and working hard. These days with Yii 3 team expansion I am managing, reviewing, designing, and guiding more, writing code...
Yii news 2020, issue 5
Published on July 8, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello, community! It is time for another Yii news issue. Both Yii 2 and Yii 3 are doing well. I've finally updated the team page...
Yii news 2020, issue 4
Published on May 3, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Hello everyone!This is the second news issue released during the quarantine. Since last time measures got tightened. Some aspects of life normalized as the world adapted, some did not. Still, as far as I know, everyone in the Yii communi...
Yii news 2020, issue 3
Published on March 25, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
A month passed since the previous issue and many things changed in the world during the time because of the virus. We have conferences canceled, travel ban, quarantine, kids at home almost 24/7, big changes in the IT landscape overall, e...
Yii news 2020, issue 2
Published on February 22, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Yii news 2020, issue 2 This issue was hard to get done. Not because there's no content to write about, on contrary: Yii 3 is improving and the process is so enjoyable that it was hard to stop for a moment and write about it 😅 🔷 Yii 2
Yii news 2020, issue 1
Published on January 22, 2020 by Alexander Makarov
Yii: A year in review
Published on December 31, 2019 by Alexander Makarov
It is the end of 2019 so let's review what was done in a year. Funding An OpenCollective fund was created and later expanded with Tidelift and GitHub. The fund allowed me to focus on Yii 3 while keeping Yii 1.1 and Yii 2.0 well maintaine...