Laravel Route Model Binding

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 standard route you will create for say...

Laravel Debugbar Package

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 your application. It provides a...

Creating Your Own Artisan Commands

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 quickly. Maybe you have a create tes...

PHP Code Sniffer And Fixer

In this tutorial we're going to learn how we can install code sniffer and a fixer to help us keep to a coding standard. Coding standards are a set of rules that your code must follow, having consisten...

VueJS Tag Input

In this tutorial we're going to use a VueJS component to easily add a tags input box to a form. You may use this input type in situations like creating tags for a blog post. It will allow you to add m...

Using Font-Awesome With Laravel

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 Font-Awesome First you need to...

VueJS Laravel Pagination Component

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 features of VueJS they allow you...

VueJS Markdown Editor

Markdown editors for writing are becoming a lot more popular these days, they make writing very easy you don't have to worry and styling you just write. You can quickly create a H1 by simply adding a...

CSS Square Roller

This is part of the CSS loader series that show different loaders that can be used in your application to show the user the app is processing and to please wait. CSS Loaders In this tutorial we're go...

What's New In Laravel 5.5

Laravel 5.5 is due to be released in July 2017, in every new release of the frameworks there's always some cool new features to investigate, so let's take a look at what's new. Laravel Package Auto Di...

CSS Square Loader

This is part of the CSS loader series that show different loaders that can be used in your application to show the user the app is processing and to please wait. CSS Loaders In this tutorial we're go...

CSS Square Filler

This is part of the CSS loader series that show different loaders that can be used in your application to show the user the app is processing and to please wait. CSS Loaders In this tutorial we're go...

Create Model Caching Layer In Laravel

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 to your database. We're also going...

MySQL Workbench And Homestead

If you do Laravel development then you most likely are using Homestead for your local development environment, if you're not using Homestead then I can't recommend it enough to get you started. Homest...

Create Test Database For Unit Tests On Laravel

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 need to...