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How to get last inserted id in Laravel

In this post, I would like to show the different ways to get last inserted ID from the database table when working with Laravel PHP Framework. In the core PHP, we will get last inserted ID with mysqli_insert_id() or PDO::lastInsertId() methods, but in Laravel framework you don’t need have to use those methods. In the […]

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How to create an image from base64 format in Laravel 5.4

I will show you, how is easy it is to convert base64 format image to image. All you have to extract the base64 image data from that string, decode it and then you can save it to disk. Here is the function, which will save a base64 image to disk.

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Laravel 5.4: Fluent Routing

Laravel 5.4 has released another pretty cool routing improvement. In this post, I would like to show you the improved fluent Registering Routes. In the past, you used to define a named route like this at the end of the closure – Now you can define it at the beginning, as shown below – Same […]

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How To Validate Date Format in Laravel

In this post, I would like to show you date format validation in Laravel application, You should always validate forms to ensure that you receive data in the good format. Date validation Rules Here is the list of validation rules date date_format after:date after_or_equal:date before:date before_or_equal:date How to use validation rules You can validate date […]

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Laravel API Token Authentication

If you want to create a simple REST API, secured by web tokens for your mobile application or angular based application, you could develop it with Laravel, with very simple steps. In Laravel 5.2, Taylor Otwell introduced TokenGuard class which allows you to authenticate users with tokens. In order to access the protected routes, you […]

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bootstrap 4 carousel with Laravel

Laravel’s Blade templating engine’s @foreach control structure directive has $loop variable which is available inside every @foreach loop. The $loop variable is a stdClass object that provides meta information about the loop you’re currently inside. Take a look at the properties it exposes: index: the index of the current item in the loop; Which starts […]

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Laravel Create Controller, Model and migration in one Artisan Command

Artisan is the command-line interface included with Laravel. It provides a number of helpful commands that can assist you while you build your application. Here I am gonna show you a command which will generate controller, modal and migration files. As you can see, actually the command is for creating modal but by passing -crm […]

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How to record last login time and IP address of a user In Laravel

Recording last login information is useful and you can easily save and update the last login time and IP address of the client. You can achieve this in several ways but I am gonna show you very simple and effective technique, just add the below-shown method to the login Controller – App\Http\Controllers\Auth\LoginController.php If you see […]

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Laravel 5 Role Based Access Control using Middlewares

In this post, I would like to show you very simple approach to develop a security layer around Laravel routes with custom Middleware. Laravel Middleware Middleware provides a convenient mechanism for filtering HTTP requests entering your application. middleware are series of “layers” where HTTP requests must pass through before they hit your application. Each layer […]