Laravel

Part Two: Creating a Custom Pagination View in Laravel

Laravel This is part two of two in a series of posts on how to create a custom pagination view in Laravel. Before reading this part, it is highly recommended that your first read Part One: Creating a Custom Pagination...

Laravel and Kint Debugging

Laravel So, a while ago I wrote this post about working with Laravel and Kint. It works, but it can be a pain to manage through composer updates (losing your lock file, whatever happens), Laravel upgrades, it doesn't...

Semantic UI Paginator for Laravel 4

Laravel So its been quite a while since I've written a blog post. I've been busy. With lots of things. One of those things has been playing around with Semantic UI, a web design framework in the same spirit as...

Calculating Averages Using Collections in Laravel

Laravel The avg method is a useful method for calculating the average of all items in the collection. The avg method defines an optional $key parameter, which can be used to specify what property of the collection...

Laravel Helper Function: ASCII

Laravel The ascii helper method accepts only one argument: $value. $value should always be a string, or something that can be cast into a string. The function converts a string in the UTF-8 encoding into its ASCII...