Multiple Route files in Laravel 5

For small-scale applications single route file is sufficient but large-scale applications its cumbersome to maintain and organize the routes. The solution for this was creating multiple route files. For example, if you […]

Laravel 5 – SHA1 encryption instead of BCrypt

Recently I have migrated core PHP application to the Laravel5 framework. The old application used SHA1 encryption so I have implemented Hashing contracts of laravel5 to use SHA1 instead of BCrypt. Create Directories in […]

Laravel 5 – Prevent Browser back button after Logout

In this post, I would like to share a simple Laravel5 Middleware which prevents going back to the previous protected page after Logout by hitting the back button on your Browser. When you hit the browser back button after […]

How to add custom class in Laravel 5

In this tutorial, I will show you how to add a custom PHP class in Laravel 5.x application. For example, Lets call our class Common.php. Create a directory called Mylibs in app directory along with your class, Ex: Common.php. […]

Laravel 5 get current authenticated user?

Upon successful login you can get current user details by called Auth::user() method. It will return null if no user logged in or there is no current user. On successful login Auth::user() return value is based on your […]

How to redirect requests to HTTPS in Laravel 5

I know we can achieve same with other methods but I am going do it with the Laravel’s Middleware. So let’s create Middleware called ForceHttpProtocol. How it will work Our ForceHttpProtocol middleware will […]

How to install Laravel 5

In this post, I am going to share Laravel installation steps. We Can install Laravel by using composer and Laravel installer. Laravel Installer is a new feature which is introduced in Laravel 4.1, which can create a project […]

Laravel 5 Eloquent – Attribute casting

One of the Laravel 5 awesome feature is Attribute casting. Casting attribute means changing the attribute values to a particular type. for example Boolean, integer, strings. Eloquent models allows you to change datatype […]

Where NOT in Eloquent join Relation

Here is the simple laravel’s eloquent code snippet to get results in a table when there are no results for the relationship. I have two tables called users and accounts. each account belong to one user ,some users […] Protection Status