Installing webgrind with xdebug profiling on Mac OSX with AMPPS

So, recently I felt the need to  do some profiling on an ExpressionEngine website I was working on which was running slower than I’d like. I remember using a nifty tool called Webgrind back when I was developing on Windows with WAMP, and since I’m currently using AMPPS on OSX I thought I’d get Webgrind up and running on that.

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You must enable the openssl extension to download files via https, error when installing Laravel with Composer

OK, so I thought I’d take a look at Laravel PHP Framework (http://laravel.com/) today, since I’m looking for new frameworks to play with, and lot’s of people seem to be raving about it.

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