The Ionic framework team launched a Vue version recently and I have been testing it out. I made a prototype application and it was quite challenging to get started. The problem is that the documentation is written from the perspective of an Ionic developer instead of a Vue developer learning Ionic. Moreover, some of the … Read more
If you’re like me and like to use select statements to return specific columns. You’ll be happy to know that Eloquent allow you to use select column as alias just like in SQL. Which can be make things a breeze, depending on what you are doing. Remember to use the dot syntax to specify a … Read more
If you want to know how many times your Laravel query is hitting the database you can use this snippet by @Tarasovych from StackOverflow. Pretty handy!
Laravel’s with() is an easy to use query builder tool to fetch relationship. Once you’ve established the relationship in your model file you can do this. But this query has the downside of hitting the database twice, or however many relationships you query. And if you’re running it on a big scale application, it can … Read more
What are some scraper options for Laravel? Well, Dusk works well if you’re just working in dev and testing but the following list can work for various cases. I’ve listed the four from what seems to be most reliable to least reliable depending on your use case. For instance, it seems like only panther and … Read more
Various ways to set value if the value does not exist in PHP. The whole discussion summarized nicely at the end by @ben221199:
I’ve probably tested 30 different snippets of code. Yeah, yeah, I should probably understand what I’m actually doing first. But here’s the one that most reliably worked. Obviously, from css-tricks who writes it in jQuery. Below is the vanilla version with reliable flair.
The Problem Do you see a json ajax response instead of the page you were expecting when hitting the back button? This can happen if you use the the same routes for your html and ajax like so. The problem is that the browser (depending on the browser) decides to cache data that is passed … Read more