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User commenting and notifications

Posted by Riari 11 months ago

Adding user commenting capability to models using slynova/laravel-commentable is very simple, although it doesn't provide a controller, routes and views out of the box.

In this post, I'll detail...


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Centralised model deletion

Posted by Riari 11 months ago (last updated 11 months ago)

Deletion of records is one thing that's almost always consistent throughout an application, so it often makes sense to handle it in one place. In this example, I use SweetAlert2 to display confirmation dialog...


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Resource controllers and reusable views

Posted by Riari 11 months ago

Resource controllers in Laravel are very useful for quickly building out CRUD interfaces for your models. Although some people prefer to avoid them in favour of explicitly defin...


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Laravel Filer 1.0 Released

Posted by Riari 1 year ago (last updated 1 year ago)

Laravel Filer is a small package that provides a simple way of attaching one or more URLs or system files to your models.

There are a few ORM-attachment solutions out in the wild, one of the most n...


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Laravel Forum 3.0 Released

Posted by Riari 1 year ago (last updated 1 year ago)

The first stable release of laravel-forum is now available. Lots of things have changed since our previous announcement, not least of which being that the front-e...


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Laravel Forum 3.0 Pre-Release

Posted by Riari 1 year ago (last updated 1 year ago)

Laravel Forum, a drop-in forum package for Laravel 4/5 originally created by Atrakeur, is a project we've been building on for the past year. Version 2 for Laravel 5 started gainin...


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