Back to the Learning

Back to the Learning!

Laracasts is packed full with over 1,000 lessons just like this one.
Sign up to get full access or log in to your account and sit back.

Many to Many

Episode 3 Run Time 19:06

Many to many relationships are a bit more confusing to understand. Let's break it down by reviewing the common "posts" and "tags" relationship. A one-to-one or one-to-many relationship isn't quite right here. A post will never own a tag. It can be associated with one, sure, but it doesn't own the tag. The same is true in reverse. When we encounter situations such as this, a "many-to-many" relationship is exactly what we need.

This lesson was published on August 27, 2018.