15 Lessons To Learn And Code

DRY Create And Update Laravel Form Requests

February 12

Create Config Files For VueJS

October 16

In this tutorial we're going to learn how you can create different configuration files to be used on your VueJS/Laravel application depending on which environment you're working in. If you're...

How To Validate Requests In Laravel

October 3

When it comes to validation in Laravel there are several ways you can go about this. In this tutorial we're going to investigate the different ways you can achieve this...

Using Mailhog With Homestead

August 31

Homestead is a package you can use in your Laravel development to create a local development environment for your application with all the services installed you can use to improve...

Laravel Route Model Binding

August 28

This is one of my favourite features of Laravel routing and one of the features I see most underused, it's the model binding on the router. Let's think about the...

Laravel Debugbar Package

August 28

The Laravel debug package is always the first package I install when starting a new Laravel project. This makes it so easy to debug any performance problems you have in...

Creating Your Own Artisan Commands

August 25

Command line scripts can be a big benefit to your application, they're a great way to automate certain tasks or make it easy to get your application up and running...

Using Font-Awesome With Laravel

July 30

In this tutorial we're going to learn how to use Font-awesome in our Laravel projects while using webpack and mix to compile our assets to use on the front-end. Install...

VueJS Laravel Pagination Component

July 4

In this tutorial we're going to build a VueJS component you can use in your Laravel 5.4 projects when dealing with pagination. A component is one of the most powerful...


.env Variables

July 4

Laravel uses dotenv to setup the configuration for your project, you can use the .env file to have different settings depending on the current environment. For example each developer might...

Create Model Caching Layer In Laravel

June 7

In this tutorial, we're going to learn how you can create a caching layer in your Laravel application to help speed up your website and reduce the number of requests...

Create Test Database For Unit Tests On Laravel

June 3

When you're testing your Laravel application particularly with functional tests there will be times where you need to test database interactions, such as if you testing the form posting you'll...

Deploying With Envoy

May 30

In this tutorial we're going to look at how you can use Envoy to make it very easy to deploy your Laravel applications. Envoy provides a nice blade style syntax...


Getting Started With Laravel

October 11

Laravel is one of the most popular, if not THE most popular PHP framework and after using Laravel and comparing it with the likes of Zend and Symfony it's easy...


Configuring Multiple Database Connections In Lumen

July 5

In Lumen you can create a database connection by filling out the default information you can find in .env file. But if you need multiple database connections you can do...