Sometimes a misstep is the most important footfall along the path to success.

My personal failure story builds on my academic experience. Growing up I excelled academically, but at a point, I tried giving my attention to extracurricular activities, I found myself flunking academically. This made me become afraid of my future. I was afraid of all the plans I had for myself won’t come to fruition. I was afraid that things won’t work out and people will laugh. You know, when ‘bad’ things happen to us, we tend to over-exaggerate the effect in our minds.

The first lesson from…


Integrate Facebook Live Chat with bot support from chatfuel.com on your website

What is a Live Chat

Live chat provides rapid communication with your website visitors via instant messaging. The chat simply appears within their browser window, and the website visitor can chat with an operator by typing into the live chat box.

Solutions that offer Live chat features include Intercom, Drift e.t.c

Tutorial

A Facebook Page will serve as a Customer Relationship Management which we will build our Live Chat Support upon using Messenger.

Bonus Feature

We will add bot support to our Live Chat feature to spice things well.

Get Started

1. Create a Facebook Page

Create a Personal Facebook Page if you…


Laravel is a free, open-source and a popular PHP web framework with expressive, elegant syntax based on the Model View Controller MVC architectural pattern. It is created by Taylor Otwell who believes development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling.

Laravel attempts to reduce the cost of initial development and take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, queueing, and caching. Using Laravel, you can save hours of development time and reduce a thousand lines of code compared raw PHP. …


In this post, we would be writing a simple Angular 2 app. This will give us a first idea of the framework and provide us with the understanding of the concepts behind.

Install the Angular cli
First you need to install the angular-cli, if you haven’t already done so.

 npm install -g @angular/cli

Create a new application
Having installed angular cli, lets create a new project named ng-todo.

 ng new ng-todo

Its likely we will be creating a simple todo project. Running the above command angular-cli generates a new project with a default application and supported files.

Serve the Application

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Once upon a time

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