Nginx Redirect www to non-www

It's very common these days to see websites that just use the `non-www` domain and therefore redirect all requests to `www` to the domain. Below is a quick code snippet you can use to take all reques...

Quick Tip To Speed Up Your Laravel Tests

Here is a quick tip that will speed up your Laravel unit tests straight from Taylor Otwell (the creator of Laravel). Update your CreatesApplication trait to include this Hash::setRounds call and then...

Using a Utility CSS Library

When looking to redesign my website, I was looking at using some of the new CSS frameworks that are out there. I'm not a designer, I don't claim to be. I don't have the designer eye, so I need all the...

Laravel Interactive Make

Found this useful Laravel package which works you through the Laravel artisan make command. Using this package you can easily generate the commands for. - Auth Controller Command Event Job Listener...

Export Sequel Pro To Laravel Migrations

In a previous article I found this plugin for MySQL workbench that will allow you to export your database tables to Laravel migration files. I've recently found this project on github that will allow...

MailOptin: WordPress Lead Generation and Email Automation Plugin

Building email list is very important. It is the very essence of ‘grass-root’ marketing that will pay off over a long period of time. However, one thing is sure, effective lead building is frustrating...

Top Web Building WordPress Alternatives

If you have ever explored the available web building options, then WordPress is definitely one of the platforms you’ve come across when performing your search. But if you need to launch a website in t...

Black Friday Deals 2016

Black Friday is the time of year where if you want a new hosting provider, if you want a new plugin, a new Premium Theme or anything tool for your business then this is the best time to get it. There...

Svg Patterns With Hero patterns

Hero Patterns is a nice website that offers free SVG pattern background generators. With SVG quickly growing as the preferred method for using graphics on the web, there are still few resources avail...

JSON Of VAT Values

If you're working on a project that needs to get VAT rates you may find this repository useful. It's a Github repository located Github VAT Rates Which provides you with a JSON files of all EU VAT rat...

List Of All Countries In JSON

Have you ever created a sign up form that required a dropdown for the user to select the country? Normally you will need to use an API to get a list of all the countries. But this requires another HTT...

DigitalOcean VPS Hosting

DigitalOcean is relatively new hosting provider and in the past 2 years have shown massive growth and are now the 3rd largest hosting company in the world, according to netcraft report. DigitalOcean...

Animated Scroll By Speed Not Duration

Animated scrolling is a web trend that came from single page websites, when a visitor clicked on a link the site doesn't navigate to another page but a section within the current page. You can do this...

Guzzle PHP RESTful Web Service Framework

Guzzle is a PHP framework to handle HTTP requests for RESTful web service clients. Using Guzzle will allow you to make CURL requests with a simple interface to communicate with the web service. - All...

SubtlePatterns Bookmarklet

SubtlePatterns is a website which has a massive library of background patterns that you can use for free on your own website. This is the place to go if you are looking for a nice background for any w...