Laravel 4.3: New Awesome Form Validation

Laravel 4.3: New Awesome Form Validation

Laravel 4.3 Form Validation Screenshot

The upcoming Laravel release i.e, 4.3 will be introducing some major changes in the Laravel Framework. The notable changes will be its new directory structure, the use of psr-4 auto-loading standard by default, support for Dependency Injection on Route and Controller methods and the one we will be discussing in this article i.e, form validation and form requests. Read more…




Creating a Polling Application Using AngularJS and Laravel Part 1

Creating a Polling Application Using AngularJS and Laravel Part 1

Polling Application Screenshots

In this tutorial, we will build a single page polling web application using AngularJS and Laravel. Our application will allow the users to select one of the listed polls and submit their choice. The users will also be able to view the stats of the polls in a graphical form.

We will build the application’s front end using AngularJS, and for the data persistence, we will utilize a RESTful API which we will create using Laravel. The tutorial assumes that you have a basic understanding of AngularJS workings and familiar with concepts like: two-way data binding, scopes, directives etc. Read more…


Web Development Environments Using Vagrant on Ubuntu Linux

Setting up Web Development Environments can be an exasperating task. Especially, when you need to work on multiple projects with different dependencies, configurations, library requirements, programming language versions and operating systems. If you have been developing web applications for sometime, then you definitely know the drill.

Vagrant is a tool that helps you in creating and setting up Development Environments quickly in an automated fashion by using virtualization softwares such as VirtualBox and VMware. These environments are then, can be reproduced and redistributed using a single configuration file. To automate the process, Vagrant uses certain provisioning tools like: shell scripts, Chef and Puppet. Read more…