This week I'm celebrating 100k Youtube subscribers, more than 3k paying course students, and the best Laravel gift ever. But I don't stop, I still continue shooting videos for you and compiling this newsletter. Enjoy!
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From Laravel Community
A Simple Draft and Revision System for Laravel
Laravel Drafts is a simple drop-in draft and revision system for Eloquent models. This package also supports drafts for related models; you can control saving models in a published or draft mode. You can also access draft revisions and configure how many total revisions to keep in the database.
Zero-dependencies PHP library to supercharge enum functionalities. Similar libraries worth mentioning are: We can check whether an enum includes some names or values. Pure enums check for names, whilst backed enums check for values:
PHP Annotated – July 2022
Greetings everyone! Welcome to the July installment of PHP Annotated, where we’ll catch up on the most interesting things that have happened in the PHP world over the last month, including curated news, articles, tools, and videos.
Laravel Cache: How To Speed Up Your Load Time
Caching plays a vital role in optimizing the performance of a web application. According to this article, google engineers discovered that 400ms is long enough to cause users to leave a site. That’s how crucial load time affects bounce rates currently.
Laravel: New "about" Command
After introducing a fresh new look for Artisan, we also took some time to identify new Artisan commands to improve your Laravel experience. We know - we're kind of obsessed. As part of this exploration, we are introducing the about command.
Laravel and JWT Authentication with custom model
Before we start, this is the first article i write in english, so apologize for any mistakes. In this article, i will show you how to implement JWT authentication (using tymon/jwt-auth package) in a Laravel api, using a different model than the default (Users).
Setup a clean and minimalistic PhpStorm from scratch
I much more prefer a clean look when coding. PhpStorm is one of the best IDEs out there, but its default look is too cluttered for my liking. Let's fix it!
Some important links.
- My PhpStorm theme: https://github.com/brendt/phpstorm-light-lite-theme
- Why light colour schemes are better: https://
Containerizing Laravel Applications
Few technologies have gained the kind of widespread adoption that containers have. Today, every major programming language, operating system, tool, cloud provider, continuous integration (CI), and continuous deployment or delivery (CD) platform has native support for containers.
That's it for this week, see you in the next newsletter issue!