Laravel Tutorials / October 29, 2015

Laravel Intermediate Tutorial

Yesterday, a brand new Laravel Quick Start tutorial was published in the documentation, and today a new intermediate tutorial has been published. This intermediate tutorial covers Eloquent relationships, Authentication, Dependency Injection, Route Model Binding, Authorization, and more. Both of these Laravel tutorials are fantastic resources for getting up and running with the framework. Taylor also … Read more…

Laravel Tutorials / October 28, 2015

Laravel Quick Start – Learn to build a task list

The Laravel documentation now includes a dedicated quick start section to guide you through creating a basic task list. For those new to the framework, this is an excellent guide to show you the basics but even the experienced can pick up new tricks. For example, it demonstrates how to compartmentalize views using sections and … Continue reading Read more…

Podcast / October 26, 2015

Announcing the Laravel News Podcast

I’m happy to announce a new Laravel News Podcast and the first two episodes are now live. My co-host on this podcast is Jack Fruh and the goal is to discuss some of the highlights of the news over the past few weeks. The current goal is to create an episode every other week. You … Continue reading Announcing the Laravel News Podcast

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News / October 20, 2015

Let’s Encrypt is now browser trusted

Let’s Encrypt: We’re pleased to announce that we’ve received cross-signatures from IdenTrust, which means that our certificates are now trusted by all major browsers. This is a significant milestone since it means that visitors to websites using Let’s Encrypt certificates can enjoy a secure browsing experience with no special configuration required. Both Let’s Encrypt intermediate … Cont... Read more…

Setup Bootstrap Sass with Laravel Elixir
Laravel Tutorials / October 19, 2015

Setup Bootstrap Sass with Laravel Elixir

Laravel Elixir is a fantastic package that simplifies working with Gulp. For the unfamiliar Gulp is a JavaScript task runner that allows you to automate tasks. It can be used for compiling CSS, concating and minifying JavaScript, and much more. Gulp was designed to be faster than previous build tools by utilizing node streams and … Continue reading S... Read more…

Sponsor / October 17, 2015

Chandra – Laravel starter kit for developers

Chandra – Laravel starter kit is built for Laravel developers to kickstart their project. Chandra is a combination of an Admin and Frontend with multiple color schemes to cater your requirements. Authentication and authorization are readily available and related pages like register, login are designed for you. It provides blog module for both the admin … Continue reading Read more…

Laravel / October 16, 2015

On Hackathons

Stefan Priebsch writing about his experience at a Hackathon: Going back to the hotel, I realized that during the hackathon, the tight schedule had forced us to do pretty much everything that we all know you should not do. And that we had just experienced a “real” project situation: a tight deadline, not enough communication … Continue reading On HackathonsRead more…

Laravel / October 15, 2015

Music For Programming

Music For Programmers is a website with curated music for programming. Music For Programmers is a series of mixes intended for listening while programming to aid concentration and increase productivity (also compatible with other activities). The music included is a mixture of the following qualities: Drones Noise Fuzz Field recordings Vagueness (Hypnagogia) Textures without rhythm … Continue reading... Read more…

Laravel Tutorials / October 13, 2015

Laravel Blade Directives

Matt Stauffer has a new tutorial out on how to create custom Blade directives. These directives allow you to create your own Blade tags custom to your project. Give this tutorial a read to learn more about directives and how you might simplify your app. Just don’t go overboard as Matt says: Go wild. Well, … Continue reading Laravel Blade Directives<... Read more…

Podcast / October 13, 2015

Laravel Podcast 36: Dev School

The latest Laravel Podcast is out: In this episode, the crew talks about the challenges of learning to be a developer, developer bootcamps, advice to their former selves, and even their favorite clothes. This episode is a little longer than usual but it covers a lot of great content.

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