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Laravel Snippets

15 Random Laravel Snippets & Methods

I write code blocks down that I know I won't use often and will forget about. Every so often I go through them to refresh my memory.

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Anthony Rappa

2 min read
6,351 views

Alpine Laravel Livewire

Livewire Tables 1.0

New features + Tailwind CSS support, multi column sorting, definable filters, bulk actions, and more.

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

1 min read
5,309 views

Laravel Livewire Blade Alpine

Creating a Filepond component using Blade, Livewire, & Alpine.js. Then validating & storing with Spatie Media Library

Let's create a Blade component that uses the Filepond library with Alpine.js, sends it to the server with Livewire, and saves it with Spatie Media Library.

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

15 min read
3,786 views

Laravel Livewire Alpine

What's new in Livewire Tables

I've been busy on open source lately, come see what new features I've added to Livewire Tables.

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

2 min read
2,763 views

Alpine Livewire Laravel Javascript Blade

Embracing the love between Livewire and Alpine

Building with new tools is hard, especially when it goes against what you've learned about the client and server in the past. Livewire and Alpine are built for each other and here's how you make the most of that relationship.

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Anthony Rappa

8 min read
2,227 views

Laravel Snippets

Snippet 4: How I autoload my helper functions

I used to just load a helpers.php file in composer.json like everyone else, however the last couple years I have taken a more organizational approach.

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

2 min read
1,932 views

Alpine Blade Laravel

Building a Constrained Textarea using Alpine.js

Let's build a textarea with a max limit and a character countdown using Blade components and Alpine.js

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

3 min read
1,895 views

Laravel Livewire

Building a like button component with Laravel Livewire

Follow along as I create a reusable like button in Laravel Livewire that restricts clicks per IP address.

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

6 min read
1,400 views

Blade Laravel

Working with @blade $loops

Everyone knows about looping data in Blade files, but have you seen these lesser known features?

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

2 min read
1,251 views

Laravel Snippets

15 Random Laravel Snippets & Methods, Part 2

I write code blocks down that I know I won't use often and will forget about. Every so often I go through them to refresh my memory.

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

2 min read
590 views

Alpine Tailwind Laravel Livewire

Introducing Laravel Quizzes

I've been working on a small side project the last couple of weeks turning the Laravel Documentation into a suite of quizzlets for everyone to use without any accounts.

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

1 min read
460 views

Laravel Validation

Nullable vs. Sometimes

The more fields you are validating, the more chance you don't actually need all of them to process what you're doing.

Anthony Rappa Anthony Rappa

Anthony Rappa

2 min read
400 views