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3 Simple Alpine.js Tips and Tricks

Here are 3 simple Alpine.js tips and tricks that you can start applying and using in your Alpine.js components right now!

Published 14 hours ago

5 Simple Laravel Tips and Tricks

Here are 5 simple Laravel tips and tricks that you can start applying and using in your Laravel applications right now!

Published 1 day ago | Updated 1 day ago

Highlight Laravel Blade Templates with Highlight.php

Out of the box, Highlight.php doesn't support Laravel Blade templates. I'll show you how to register a custom syntax so that you can start highlighting your Blade content.

Published 1 week ago | Updated 1 week ago

Setup MailHog with Laravel Valet

Testing emails can be a pain. Luckily, there are plenty of tools out there that can make the process a lot easier. Let me show you how to setup MailHog, a local development tool for testing emails.

Published 1 week ago | Updated 1 week ago

Parsing Markdown with PHP: Getting Started

Markdown is a great way of making notes, writing articles and generally managing content. Let's take a look at how quickly you can begin using Markdown in your PHP applications.

Published 2 months ago | Updated 2 months ago

Unconventional Laravel: Responsable classes

Sometimes your controllers can get rather large, especially if you have lots of conditions and data formatting. Have you ever considered moving some of that complexity out into a dedicated response class?

Published 2 months ago | Updated 2 months ago

Unconventional Laravel: Middleware-as-a-Service-Provider

Have you ever used a service provider to set a default value for a third-party library? Have you ever done this based on the current request or URL? Have you ever considered doing this inside of middleware instead?

Published 3 months ago | Updated 3 months ago