Vincent Schmalbach

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October 20, 2023

Laravel Cookie Encryption

Laravel Cookie Encryption Laravel encrypts and signs all cookies automatically, to prevent the client from modifying them. Laravel’s encryption is done via…

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Laravel Authentication vs. Authorization

Let’s dive into the details: 1. Authentication vs. Authorization: Authentication is the process of identifying who a user is, while Authorization is…

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Laravel: Should I use Breeze or Jetstream? And what’s Nova?

Both Laravel Breeze and Laravel Jetstream are officially maintained packages by Laravel for scaffolding out authentication systems. While they might seem similar…

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October 19, 2023

Laravel: Breeze as a Dev Dependency vs. Jetstream as a Production Dependency

When you start a project with Laravel Breeze you require it as a dev dependency like this: composer require laravel/breeze –dev But…

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Laravel 10: middlewareAliases, routeMiddleware & middlewareGroups

In new Laravel applications, the $routeMiddleware property of the App\Http\Kernel class has been renamed to $middlewareAliases to better reflect its purpose. Here’s…

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October 18, 2023

Create a New Laravel Project: No-Nonsense, Step-by-Step Guide

Get Your Environment Ready: Fire up your Windows Terminal. Get a new session going with your WSL2 Linux system. Pick an Application…

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October 17, 2023

Working with Feature Branches in Git

Feature branches act as a container for new functionality you’re adding or changes you’re making to a project while keeping your main…

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October 12, 2023

Laravel: “Remember me” active by default

If you’re looking to have the “Remember me” functionality active by default in the login and registration process, in Laravel, this is…

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October 11, 2023

Laravel’s dependency injection, the Service Container, and related concepts

Let’s dig into Laravel’s dependency injection, the Service Container, and related concepts. Dependency Injection (DI) At its core, dependency injection is a…

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The SOLID principles of object-oriented design

SOLID is an acronym representing a set of five design principles to make software design more understandable, flexible, and maintainable. These principles…

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