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Posted in Web Development on Jun 19 2017
Every developer, when working on a project, start at some point wandering about the performances of his application. In the Laravel world, the most frequent question you may have is "are my sql queries fast enough ?". If Eloquent is doing...
Posted in Web Development on Nov 24 2017
When developping a web application you are probably working with users, and those users can maybe create content on your plateform by filling forms, etc. Or maybe you're simply building a blog with posts. Either way you most likely worked with som...
Posted in Web Development on Apr 12 2017
As it may seem an easy thing to do, and to be honnest : it is, creating environment variables in your Homestead Virtual Machine is something you cannot find in the documentation. While it is missing from the official Laravel Documentation, you can...
Posted in Web Development on Mar 08 2017
Alongside Laravel 5.4 update, a new tool came up : Laravel Dusk. If you were used to run tests on your Laravel application, and particularly "Feature tests", you are most likely used to write test cases in which you can actually fill for...
Posted in Web Development on Oct 27 2016
This article was updated to match Laravel 5.4 One day I wrote an article on this blog about solving an issue with the non-persitent App SetLocale of Laravel 5 . To my big surprise this article became quite popular and received more or less 1.00...
Posted in Web Development on Dec 19 2017
I guess we all know Laravel Forge and Laravel Envoyer, which is probably the best combination of hosting and deploying Laravel applications. However, maybe you don't use Laravel Forge because you have your own dedicated server on which you host se...
Posted in Personnal, Web Development, Life Lessons on Mar 16 2018
Since 2014 I'm working as a Laravel Freelance. With the help of a good friend and associate, I was able to get two or three long term clients for which I'm working regularly. Last year I met another Laravel developer who wanted to start as a freel...
Posted in Web Development on Apr 07 2018
Since Laravel 5.3, Laravel Passport is the main way to authenticate an API consumer with an access token. I say it's the main way because it's the only way described in the Laravel documentation. Simply try to search "auth:api" on th...
Posted in Web Development on Jul 27 2018
As Laravel Nova was just unveiled, it's becoming clear that Laravel LLC, the company behind our beloved framework, is becoming the Apple of PHP Frameworks. Nova is a fully customizable Admin Panel for any laravel application. The amount of custo...