Laravel’s PHP Artisan console helper is brilliant, it seamlessly speeds up many tasks for you and does them very well. But, if you’re like me, and you don’t really get a buzz from using the raw command line with no
Setting up your application with authentication & role-based access is much better fleshed out at the very beginning of a new project. There’s nothing worse than being 1 month deep into development and the client then requires login functionality and
Introduction GraphQL is a data query language and specification developed courtesy of Facebook. It was open sourced to the masses in 2015 and means you are able to do two things: Write queries to access a data “shape” – predefined
Setting up a local web server with NodeJS is actually much easier than you would imagine. I was pretty shocked at how straight forward it is to do, so I thought I would share how to do it, really quickly!
I was browsing Twitter a while ago and came across a great tweet about trying to include nice, positive things within code reviews. It got me thinking about how we, as an industry, tend to review the code of our
In this edition of the VS Code extension roundup, you will find some eye-catching themes as well as a new time-saving tool for front-end development. Background Phi Colors If you’d rather your Visual Studio Code IDE be much more eccentric,
I came across a really cool app recently, specifically on my Samsung Galaxy S9 Android device. The app is called Dory and it’s capable of installing a full-working NodeJS environment on your device. In this article, I will detail how to
A cascading style sheet can gradually build up into a bulky file over time. And in most cases, over time, you’ve added lots of new CSS and stopped using some classes that were there before. This means two things, your
Hello! In this tutorial, we’ll be using Firebase and Vue to create a very simple project that will update your Firestore and your VueJS project in real time. We’re going to be creating a simple to do list before we
When you don’t have a laptop or computer at hand, you can now use your mobile smartphone or tablet device to learn code. There are plenty of applications on the play store and app store available for superior informative learning.