Eric L. Barnes

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Easily Create Stripe Tokens and Cards For Testing

When you are building a payment flow with Stripe there are a lot of different flows for you to test. These include successful charges and a plethora …

Laravel Collection “tap” Method

Laravel 5.4.10 introduces a new tap method on collections which allow you to “tap” into the collection at a specific point and do something with the …

Laracon Online with Ian Landsman

This is the full transcript of the Laravel News podcast episode #31 - “Laracon Online with Ian Landsman”<p><b>Jacob Bennett:</b> [00:00:30] Hey, everybody. …

Habits of Highly Productive Tech Teams

There’s always a lot of talk about “culture” on tech teams. And that makes sense: managers generally hire people that will fit in well with the group …

Announcing Laracon Online

Laracon Online is a brand new one-day conference that will be held entirely online. This means no matter where you live you can now take part in …

Laravel 5.4 Is Now Released

Version 5.4 of Laravel is now officially released! This release has many new features, and improvements and here is quick video going over some of …

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 …

Laravel Auth Redirection

When you use Laravel’s built-in Auth system, it provides a redirectTo property on the LoginController, RegisterController, and …

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 …

How to Use Old Versions of Laravel Homestead

There are two parts to Homestead: the Vagrant box and the Homestead source code (Homestead app). The Homestead Vagrant box is a snapshot of a …

Run PHPUnit Tests From Sublime Text

Sublime Text is a great editor. It’s lightweight, fast, and extremely customizable. However, one downside to it compared to a full blown IDE is it …

Laravel Dusk Is Coming to Laravel 5.4

When you write end-to-end tests, Laravel provides a set of useful helper methods which make it easy to click a link, fill an input field, or submit a …

GitScrum: A free open source application for your development team

GitScrum is a Laravel 5.3 application to helps teams use Git version control and the Scrum framework in the support for day-to-day task …

Habits of Highly Productive Individuals

We’re all concerned about maximizing what we can do in a day. Case in point: there are thousands, possibly millions, of articles on the internet …

Laravel Valet Now With PHP 7.1 Support

Laravel Valet v2.0.3 is now released and includes several bug fixes and includes the addition of PHP 7.1.I was running Valet v1 when I just performed …

1,000 Laravel Applications have been upgraded with Shift

In less than a year Laravel Shift, the tool that automatically upgrades your Laravel app to the latest version, has upgraded over 1,000 …

Angular 2.0 final is now released

Today, at a special meetup at Google HQ, the Angular team has released version 2.0.Angular 1 first solved the problem of how to develop for an …

Building a Search Engine Friendly Sitemap XML with Laravel

A few years ago search engines recommended submitted sitemaps to help with indexing your website and now the importance of this is debatable.I’m of …

Lumen 5.3 is released

Lumen 5.3 is now released and available for all. This is considered a maintenance release that upgrades the underlying packages to the Laravel 5.3 …

Laravel Spark v2 is now released

Laravel Spark, the commercial Laravel package that provides instant scaffolding for subscription billing, has just released v2.The 2.0 release is a …

Laravel 5.3.8 is released with new fakes for events, jobs, mail, and notifications

Laravel 5.3.8 is now released with new improvements for testing by included new fakes for events, jobs, mail, and notifications.Here is a quick look …

Simple Regex Language is aiming to simplify Regular Expressions

Simple Regex Language is a new PHP package that aims to simplify regular expressions using a cleaner written word approach to the syntax. Here is an …

Easily deleting old soft-deleted records with Quicksand

When building applications, there are times when you would like to allow users to remove data from their view but keep the record in the database. An …

Authentication Enhancements in Laravel 5.3 – Sponsor

<b>TLDR</b> Laravel 5.3 was released at the recently concluded LaraconEU conference. Laravel 5.3 ships with a lot of new features and awesome improvements …

Learn about Grant Types in Laravel Passport

OAuth2 is a security framework that controls access to protected areas of an application, and it’s mainly used to control how different clients …

Laravel 5.3 is now released

The Laravel team is proud to announce the release of Laravel 5.3 and it’s now available for everyone. The new features in 5.3 are focused on …

How to use WordPress as a backend for a Laravel Application

Last week I relaunched Laravel News, and the new site is running on Laravel with WordPress as the backend. I’ve been using WordPress for the past two …

Laravel Scout is now open for developer testing

Laravel Scout is a driver based full-text search for Eloquent that is going to be available when Laravel 5.3 launches.The driver is not officially …

Easily Integrate HTTP/2 Server Push with a Laravel Middleware

As we all know technology changes fast and if you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it. HTTP/2 is one area of our tech stack …

All of the Laracon videos are now available for free

StreamACon has just published all of the videos from Laracon US and they are available for everyone to watch for free.Included with all the talks is …