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Replied to Laravel - Append A Trailing Slash In Every Routes

You can control trailing slashes presence or absence at particular route level with this package: https://github.com/illuminatech/url-trailing-slash

5 months ago
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Replied to Breadcrumbs

You can implement breadcrumbs yourself in easy way without usage of extra libraries.

Create some view file - 'resources/views/includes/breadcrumbs.blade.php', which should contain the breadcrumbs HTML rendering logic. Here you can define your project-specific markup, place link to the Home page (since it usually always present) and so on. For example:

@if (! empty($breadcrumbs))
<ul class="breadcrumbs">
  <li class="breadcrumbs-bullet">
    <a href="{{ route('home') }}" class="breadcrumbs-link">
      <span class="breadcrumbs-link-text">Home</span>
  @foreach ($breadcrumbs as $label => $link)
  <li class="breadcrumbs-bullet">
    @if (is_int($label) && ! is_int($link))
    <a class="breadcrumbs-link">
      <span>{{ $link }}</span>
    <a href="{{ $link }}" class="breadcrumbs-link">
      <span class="breadcrumbs-link-text">{{ $label }}</span>

Then you can render breadcrumbs anytime using regular @include directive:

<section class="header">
@include('includes.breadcrumbs', ['breadcrumbs' => [
    'Foo' => route('foo'),
    'Bar' => route('bar'),
    'This page',

You can wrap include into @section directive allowing passage of the content to the layout:

{{-- view 'pages.about' --}}
@include('includes.breadcrumbs', ['breadcrumbs' => [
    'About Us',

{{-- view 'layouts.main --}}
<section class="header">

In order to create easier syntax you can register your own Blade directive @breadcrumbs in following way:


namespace App\Providers;

use Illuminate\Support\ServiceProvider;
use Illuminate\View\Compilers\BladeCompiler;

class AppServiceProvider extends ServiceProvider
    public function boot()
        $this->app->extend('blade.compiler', function (BladeCompiler $bladeCompiler) {
            $bladeCompiler->directive('breadcrumbs', function ($expression) {
                return "<?php $__env->startSection('breadcrumbs'); ?>\n"
                    ."<?php echo $__env->make('includes.breadcrumbs', \Illuminate\Support\Arr::except(array_merge(get_defined_vars(), ['breadcrumbs' => {$expression}]), ['__data', '__path']))->render(); ?>\n"
                    ."<?php $__env->stopSection(); ?>\n";

            return $bladeCompiler;

Doing so you will be able to render your breadcrumbs view into a section with the single directive:

{{-- view 'items.show' --}}
    'Items' => route('items.index'),

{{-- view 'layouts.main --}}
<section class="header">