Mike Rockétt Systems Developer & Designer @ Megafreight

Posts tagged #dev

5 January 2018, 5 min read Custom Messages in Laravel Form Requests #laravel#dev#tips

From Laravel 5.5, JSON responses are a little different. In particular, you’ll find that validation exceptions have changed, and it’s easy to miss what the upgrade guide says about it.

7 July 2018, 9 min read Some quick and useful Laravel tips #laravel#dev#tips

Since November 2017, I’ve been working with a small web-dev firm that uses Laravel for all its clients’ API backends. Over time, we’ve been taking new approaches to solving problems, and simplifying our code to make life easier in the long run. Here are some quick and useful tips we’ve been following as part of this process.

8 August 2018, 5 min read State Helpers for Vuex #vue#vuex#dev

Shorter code is great. Even shorter code is even better. In this post, you’ll learn how to drastically shorten the length of your Vuex mutations, making for some really clean code.

25 January 2020, 10 min read Component Factories for Vue #vue#dev#package

It’s not uncommon to follow the default approach and register global Vue components manually. But there’s a better way. Two of them, in fact. And we can do it for Vuex too, but that’s for another post.

16 February 2020, 3 min read Artisan Console Input Validation #laravel#dev#tips

A cleaner way to validate console input.

20 April 2020, 12 min read You really don’t need Vuex #vue#vuex#dev

Seriously, it’s overkill, and much of what goes on can be replaced with observable objects.

6 February 2021, 3 min read Avoiding repetition in Laravel Eloquent Resources #dev#laravel

Making resource classes just a bit easier to work with.

6 February 2021, 4 min read A clean approach to casting Eloquent Resources in Laravel #dev#laravel

Using helpers and scopes in a trait, make the model responsible for determining its resource class.

14 March 2021, 4 min read The future of build tools, and moving on from Webpack #dev#ecma-script#javascript

Browsers have caught up – developers should too.