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Adding Global Custom Class with Facades in Laravel 5.8


Now and then you may want to use your own 'Custom Global Class' anywhere in your Laravel app. With this simple step by step guide we are going to add a custom class and call it in an example controller like the below example code.
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Laravel 5.6 Passport authentication Rest API


In this tutorial I am using Laravel with Passport to create an CRUD rest api tested with the Postman application.
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Install Composer and make a terminal shortcut on Mac OS X


Here is a little tutorial showing you how to install 'Composer' in Mac OS X via the terminal and then create a universal shortcut to be used in the terminal.
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Update Laravel 5.2 to 5.3 and update PHP 7.1 on Mac OS X


I recently had to update Laravel 5.2 to Laravel 5.3 along with updating php version 7.1. So there are a few issues but this little tutorial should help out.
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Redirect Laravel Token Mismatch Exception error page


All Laravel 5 developers have seen the 'TokenMismatchException error page'. And wondered how to customise/redirect the page to the default login/home page.
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Installing Laravel 5.2 on Mac OS X with MAMP


Have you been wanting to learn how to use and install Laravel 5 on a Mac OS X running MAMP. Here is a simple 'how to' in 3 easy steps using the terminal.
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Pass email in CodeIgniter url with jQuery and php


Sometimes when trying to pass characters in a CodeIgniter url it causes the error - 'The URI you submitted has disallowed characters.' Here is my fix.
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Call CodeIgniter MySQL query inside a helper file


This is a short snippet of php code if you want to use a CodeIgniter database query inside a helper file/function: application/helpers/. Very easy to use.
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Should we be using CodeIgniter?


Are you wondering if it's a steep learning curve for CodeIgniter... I suspect It's probably very similar to what you already coding in php classes.