How To Create User Registration in Laravel

How To Create User Registration in Laravel

In this tutorial, we are going to hand build a user registration system in Laravel. To be fair, we could actually make use of the php artisan make:auth command to scaffold basic login and registration views and routes automatically for us. This works great, but in the spirit of learning, we should know how to do this on our own. By building an example of user registration and session management from scratch, we will gain a much better idea of how to maintain and adjust these features as we need to moving forward.…

Adding Game Reviews With Eloquent Relationships

Adding Game Reviews With Eloquent Relationships

Let’s keep building out our simple games application with Laravel. In this tutorial we will do a few things, in addition to adding the ability to add a review for any given game. First off though, we’ll need to clean up the main games listing view so it looks a little better. That may include tweaking the master layout page a bit as well. We’ll take a moment to discuss how relationships work in Laravel, create a new model and migration, update our models, and then test things out.…

How To Validate Form Submissions In Laravel

How To Validate Form Submissions In Laravel

Validating forms has become easier over time for web developers. In the early days, there were some really clunky approaches you had to implement to get some basic validation. Things are much easier these days however, and we’ll look at how to add simple validation to a form submission in Laravel. In our last tutorial, we got a pretty nice form set up to allow us to submit a new game to our games database.…

How To Set Up Form Submission In Laravel

How To Set Up Form Submission In Laravel

In our little games app, we don’t yet have a way to add new games to the database using the app itself. We are only able to insert new data by using the MySql console directly, or via phpMyAdmin. Let’s change that up and start looking at how we can add the ability to render a form so that we can submit new games. We’ll need a new route and controller method to display the form, as well as a new route and controller method to store the data into the database.…

Creating A Layouts Template In Laravel

Creating A Layouts Template In Laravel

It’s time to make things look a little more pretty than we have so far. So far, we have been simply outputting data to the web browser with no formatting or special CSS applied in any way. In fact, this is a good way to begin things, as it has allowed us to stay completely focused on the core concepts of Laravel. Soon however, your web designer side wants to contribute to the game to get things looking better.…