This series explores a strategy for using Eloquent to easily achieve a DataMapper-like design that improves overall maintainability and readability of medium-to-large applications.
If you want to make your application testable you should really use Repositories in order to perform unit tests without touching the database.
In my case I was programming a Fantasy Football game and I will stick with the Team model.
Instead of populating the database by yourself, Laravel integrates the Faker package which is used to generate English data into your database. Though, what if you want to generate data in your own language?
If you’ve used Laravel’s form validation for any length of time, then you know it’s a powerful…
Have you ever wanted a quick reference sheet for Laravel?
I finally had a chance to install this Material theme for PhpStorm and it’s really nice. Great colors, neat…
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