Laravel 5.5.5 introduced a new feature in routing, called Route::fallback(). Basically, if no route is matched, then fallback function is a way...
Recently I had a task of textarea fields to save data with <br /> for new lines in database but not show them...
A new 2-minute video showing probably the quickest way to create a new user in Laravel users table.
In your CRUD classes, it's good practice to use FormRequest classes for validation. Usually people create one for store() method and one for update() - something like StoreUserRequest and UpdateUserRequest. But maybe it's possible to combine them into one?
Eloquent has one less-known function called withCount(): it helps to get the amount of related records inside of the main object. It also works with two layers deep, inside of hasManyThrough relations. Let's take a look.
Quite often we need to list the table of data not just entry by entry, but grouped by date. Sports games by...
I've recently found a simple package that helps to transform any URL into embeddable HTML, the best examples are Youtube and Vimeo videos.
Sometimes, especially in bigger projects, we run into issue of writing a create migration for the same table, or even column that already exist. Luckily, Laravel has a quick way of checking it.
Database seeding is a convenient function, but it is designed to run once, in the beginning of the project. What if later you want to add some new seeder and unable to run db:seed or migrate:fresh cause current data is already important? There's a cure.
In Blade language there's a simple @include() command, where you just pass the view path as a parameter. But what if you're not 100% sure if that view exists? Or what if you want to make it a dynamic variable? Let's explore the possibilities.