Laravel Auth Redirection
Laravel Tutorials / January 09, 2017

Laravel Auth Redirection

When you use Laravel’s built-in Auth system, it provides a redirectTo property on the LoginController, RegisterController, and ResetPasswordController. This property allows you to define the location you want your users sent to after they complete the action. Inside of Laravel this is setup and implemented through a RedirectsUsers trait and a minor improvement has been … Continue reading Read more…

Seven Tips to Learn Laravel More Effectively
Opinion / January 08, 2017

Seven Tips to Learn Laravel More Effectively

As the community grows, there are many resources available to help you learn Laravel. That’s great! But, how do you choose the best one? Which will be the best use of your time to read or watch? For those new to the framework, I’m sure these questions are on your mind, here are seven tips … Continue reading Seven Tips to Learn Laravel More EffectivelyRead more…

Bear: Beautiful Note Taking App for iPhone, iPad and Mac
Development Tools / January 07, 2017

Bear: Beautiful Note Taking App for iPhone, iPad and Mac

I am a fiddly writer. I store all of my written prose as text files in Dropbox. Not only are my writings saved for many future generations, but I am not locked into any particular writing ecosystem. I can switch between various writing apps (which happens often) with ease. Hopefully, these small details on how … Continue reading Bear: Beautiful N... Read more…

Laravel Scheduler Adds Support for Running Hourly Tasks on a Certain Minute
News / January 06, 2017

Laravel Scheduler Adds Support for Running Hourly Tasks on a Certain Minute

Laravel Scheduler now includes a new method hourlyAt that will allow you to define the minute within the hour that a task should run.

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Finding Suitable Work: What Hiring Managers Are Looking For
Career / January 06, 2017

Finding Suitable Work: What Hiring Managers Are Looking For

A large component to finding suitable work is being a proficient interviewer. One of the things many devs lean on when landing a better paying job is their ability to do well during the technical interview. They put so much emphasis on the code and think it’ll be all they need to secure that next … Continue reading Finding Suitable Work: What Hiring Managers Are L... Read more…

Laravel Powered Blogging App Canvas Launches V3
News / January 05, 2017

Laravel Powered Blogging App Canvas Launches V3

Canvas, the minimal blogging app built on Laravel has just launched V3, and it includes many new features including moving the core code out into a new package.

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Not Secure Warnings are Coming to Chrome 56 – Add an SSL to prevent it
News / January 05, 2017

Not Secure Warnings are Coming to Chrome 56 – Add an SSL to prevent it

Chrome announced back in September that they want to move towards a more secure web, and one they plan to accomplish this is by marking HTTP pages that collect passwords or credit cards as non-secure. Chrome 56 will be the first version that includes this change and it’s due out this month.

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SameTime: Group Text Reminders App Built on Laravel
Laravel Applications / January 04, 2017

SameTime: Group Text Reminders App Built on Laravel

SameTime is a new web app by Tommy and Joey Marshall that will automatically send a text message to you and a group of eight friends on a designated schedule. “We’d lament on a weekly basis how we wanted to wake up early or work out after work, but would keep sleeping in and watching … Continue reading SameTime: Group Text Reminders App Built on Laravel<... Read more…

2016 Laravel Survey Results
News / January 03, 2017

2016 Laravel Survey Results

Back in September, we partnered with LaraJobs to run a Laravel survey to see what types of projects people are taking on with Laravel as well as get some feedback on what the Laravel community could be doing better. The results ended up with over 1,600 submissions and some interesting insights. You can see the … Continue reading 2016 Laravel Survey Results

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Automatic Facade’s coming to Laravel 5.4
Laravel 5.4 / January 02, 2017

Automatic Facade’s coming to Laravel 5.4

Coming in Laravel 5.4 is a new feature that will allow you to use any class as a Facade on the fly. If you are not familiar with Laravel Facades here is what they are: Facades provide a “static” interface to classes that are available in the application’s service container. Laravel ships with many facades … Continue reading Automatic Facade’s coming to Laravel 5.4<... Read more…