Sep 22, 2020

Meet the Convoworks Prototype – Plain PHP Convoworks integration example

The “Prototype” project is example how the Convoworks can be integrated in plain PHP application. Although it is fully functional example, please note that it is not intended to be used for a production purposes.

If you are not using a WordPress, it is the most easiest way to try and see how the Convoworks is working. It is also a good example how you can bootstrap and integrate the Convoworks library in your PHP application.

Follow the shipped README document to deploy and configure it on your Apache & PHP server.
Once it is done you can log in and start using it.

Here are few details about Prototype app specifics.

It uses filesystem for data storage so make sure PHP can write to configured data storage folder. By default it is located in data folder. Be free to open it and check the json files structure, they could give you better insight about the system and how does it work.

If you are interested in your own Convoworks integration, be sure to check the bootstrapping in www/rest_admin/index.php and www/rest_public/index.php. Also note the library/Convo/Proto which contains prototype app specific classes.

You can find Convoworks Prototype download package at our Downloads page.

Once you have it installed, check one of the existing service templates you can start with.
You can also visit the Tutorial – Getting started to understand how to use it.