Spatie Laravel MediaLibrary is one of the most popular Laravel packages, with almost million downloads. But have you read all of its documentation, with all the features? Let's dive in.
A quick review of Laravel Wink by Mohamed Said. It provides a really pleasant writing experience, but is it good for actual fully-featured blog project? Let's take a look.
Quick review of a package called EloquentFilter - it will help you move complicated search logic from controller to separate filter classes, to keep your code cleaner.
Another quick package video review - this time we're having Laravel Breadcrumbs, which helps to show the path with links to the record you're currently showing.
I've recently found a simple package that helps to transform any URL into embeddable HTML, the best examples are Youtube and Vimeo videos.
Another package review on our YouTube channel, this time it's Laravel Vouchers by Beyondcode. Probably the most simple way to add discount codes to your Laravel app.
New video on our YouTube channel - mini-review of a package called Laravel Widgets. It's pretty simple on the surface, but has a few great features to make it really useful.
Spatie team is still on fire with new packages. This week they released another one called Laravel Searchable, created mainly by AlexVanderbist. I've tried it myself and can show you a demo, along with my opinion.
Sending email is a typical function for most web-projects: notifications, password reminders, invoices are done via email. But in recent years we've faced a technical problem. It's not about just sending emails anymore, it's about delivering them successfully.
Laravel-Excel package is great for exporting data. But not a lot of info there about formatting Excel cells - widths, word wraps, fonts etc. So when I encountered this in a client's project, I decided to write this article with a few tips on this topic.