Category: Code

Laravel Save Form Post

php artisan make:migration tasks in database / migrations / create tasks table – paste in up()  function Schema::create(‘tasks’, function (Blueprint $table) { $table->increments(‘id’); $table->string(‘title’); $table->text(‘body’); $table->timestamps(); }); php artisan make:model Task in class Task...

Laravel Deployment on Ec2

You gotta have composer installed cd /home/ec2-user/ sudo curl -sS https://getcomposer.org/installer | php // sudo mv composer.phar /usr/local/bin/composer cd /var/www/html/website-directory // make vendor folder sudo mkdir vendor // change permissions sudo chmod -R 755...

Get Url In Laravel

There are a bunch of ways to grab the url in Laravel. Here are a few of the ways I have found. Grab whole Url \URL::current(); //returns http://site.localhost/order/202 Grab just the requested URI \Route::current()->uri...

PHP Cookie Problems

Cookies have been around forever – they are browser based variables that can be set to expire in the future. The variables are helpful for letting a user bounce around from page to page...

Loggly Apache Missing Access Logs

I’ve been using Loggly to consolidate my server logs for about a month now.  Overall I’m extremely satisfied with the service and think that making my server logs more accessible has allowed me to...

Ajax JSON obj to HTML template Using Vue JS

I wanted to take a simple results set from a database using php, return that result set back as a JSON object, then fetch that result using Jquery’s ajax method, then load those results...

Predatory Sales Tactics of Web Security

Disclaimer: This is not a review or a recommendation for the site protection services the company discussed in the article offer. I’m sure that the services they provide are top notch and worth the...

Mysql unresponsive after DB Import

Here’s your scenario. You’ve installed mysql on your local machine. Everything was working fine. Then you decided to download a few remote mysql database dumps and update your local databases. But as soon as...

Monitor Web Connections to an Apache Server

I run quite a few different servers and recently just launched an AWS Ec2 instance. Unfortunately the Ec2 started to hang and become unresponsive even though the server was online the sites running on...

Javascript ROI Calculator

I created a little calculator tool in JS that a user can input their cost, and gains and get the ROI calculated back. I also created an additional form that will take the cost...