Vue.js Official Style Guide Is Here!
News / October 09, 2017

Vue.js Official Style Guide Is Here!

The Vue.js documentation now has an official style guide in beta! The style guide is an excellent resource for avoiding errors, improving readability, consistency, and avoiding risky edge-case features when you don’t need them.

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Laravel 5.5.14 Released
News / October 04, 2017

Laravel 5.5.14 Released

Laravel v5.5.14 is now released and available. Learn what has been added, changed, and fixed in the latest release of Laravel 5.5.

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Appstract Laravel Blade Directives
Laravel Packages / October 03, 2017

Appstract Laravel Blade Directives

Appstract has created a Laravel Package that gives you a collection of nice blade directives.

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Vultr is Now Supported on Forge
News / October 02, 2017

Vultr is Now Supported on Forge

Laravel Forge announced last week that Vultr now has first-party support. Vultr, which was founded in 2014, is a very competitively priced cloud option, with servers for as little as $2.50 a month and fifteen datacenters around the world. They join Forge as the fourth provider, along with Linode, DigitalOcean, and AWS.

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Hacktoberfest 2017
News / September 29, 2017

Hacktoberfest 2017

Hacktoberfest 2017 is here for a month-long festival of supporting and contributing to open-source. Digital Ocean is partnering with GitHub again this year to support open source software contributions. If you contribute four pull requests in October to any public repo on GitHub, you will get a limited edition T-shirt. You might also catch a new passion for working on open-source in the process!

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Testing Laravel Middleware with HTTP Tests
Laravel Tutorials / September 28, 2017

Testing Laravel Middleware with HTTP Tests

Writing HTTP tests in Laravel is so easy and convenient, and I find myself doing more testing at this level. In this post, I’d like to demonstrate a practical example of testing a middleware using HTTP tests.

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Hyper 2.0 Has Been Released
News / September 27, 2017

Hyper 2.0 Has Been Released

Hyper terminal 2.0 stable just got released on all platforms this week. The most significant update is migrating from hterm to xterm.js, a full xterm terminal using web technologies.

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Laravel v5.5.13 released
News / September 26, 2017

Laravel v5.5.13 released

Laravel v5.5.13 was tagged yesterday (9/24/2017) to address an ongoing issue related to a security fix released in v5.5.11. You should upgrade to this version if you initially updated to v5.5.11 or v5.5.12.

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Measure Anything in Laravel with StatsD
Laravel Tutorials / September 25, 2017

Measure Anything in Laravel with StatsD

I want to show you some tools and techniques you can use to measure anything and everything that you want in your Laravel applications with StatsD. These ideas are simple and not new; yet, I believe that the simplicity and power are what makes StatsD great.

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Laracon EU 2017 Talk Videos are now on Youtube
News / September 22, 2017

Laracon EU 2017 Talk Videos are now on Youtube

The speaker videos from Laracon EU are now freely available on YouTube.

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