Testing Cypress and Laravel Integration
Intermediate Difficulty

Cypress is a fantastic end-to-end testing framework. In this series, we'll learn, not just the ins and outs of Cypress, but also how it can be leveraged within a Laravel application to allow for everything from logging in, to seeding a database, to swapping environments.

1h 28m
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Frameworks Alpine.js Essentials
Beginner Difficulty

Alpine.js is a relatively new JavaScript framework for defining behavior directly in your markup. While similar to frameworks like Angular and Vue, you may find that Alpine is a bit more light-weight and portable. In this series, one step at a time, I'll get you up and running as quickly as possible.

2h 29m
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Frameworks What's New in Vue 3
Intermediate Difficulty

Vue 3 is nearly upon us! If you'd like to get a head start, join me as we review everything you need to know. We'll discuss the new composition API, portals, Vite, and so much more!

1h 33m
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Frameworks Building AlpineJS
Advanced Difficulty

Ever wonder how a front-end framework works under the hood? In this series, I (the creator of AlpineJS) will walk you through what it takes to actually build one from scratch. By the end of the series, you will learn what’s involved in creating a modern, reactive, front-end framework by actually building one yourself. It’s easier than you might think!

54m
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Languages JavaScript Techniques For Server-Side Applications
Advanced Difficulty

Many Laravel apps don’t warrant the complexity of a full front-end framework like Vue or React. In this series, we’ll walk through a handful of simple ways to add dynamic functionality to your apps. By combining various strategies, you can keep your simple Laravel stack, but still build interfaces that feel fast, fresh, and dynamic.

48m
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Frameworks Practical Vue Components
Intermediate Difficulty

As you continue building new projects, you'll find yourself reaching for the same crop of components over and over again. Most websites require modals, dropdowns, tooltips, and more. While you can certainly use a UI framework, let's instead learn how to construct these components (and more) from scratch.

1h 56m
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Frameworks Learn Vue 2: Step By Step
Intermediate Difficulty

Vue is easily one of the most exciting additions to the front-end world in many years. With its intuitive API, and the fact that it can be applied to any type of application, it's no wonder why folks have gravitated to it as much as they have. If you'd like to jump on board, let me show you, step by step, exactly what you need to know. It's the best way to learn Vue!

7h 43m
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Frameworks Laravel, Vue and SPAs
Intermediate Difficulty

In this series, come along as I build an "assets" website for Laracasts. Using Laravel as a backend, step-by-step, we'll pull in Vue and Vue Router to construct a practical and real-life single-page application.

1h 24m
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Techniques Get Real With Laravel Echo
Advanced Difficulty

Wouldn't it be great if you could alert the users of your application about important changes, without requiring that they manually refresh the page? What if an order status automatically refreshed itself? What if a thread could instantly render new incoming replies? All of this is a cinch if we leverage Laravel events, Pusher, and Laravel Echo.

1h 9m
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Frameworks Let's Build A Forum with Laravel and TDD
Advanced Difficulty

A forum is a deceptively complex thing. Sure, it's made up of threads and replies, but what else might exist as part of a forum? What about profiles, or thread subscriptions, or filtering, or real-time notifications? As it turns out, a forum is the perfect project to stretch your programming muscles. In this series, we'll work together to build one with tests from A to Z.

19h 29m
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Testing Testing Vue
Advanced Difficulty

How in the world are we supposed to unit test Vue components? Is it even possible? Why, yes. Yes it is! I'll show you the full process, step by step. Not only will you learn the necessary tooling, but we'll also review the ins and outs of testing your client-side code. Have you ever wanted to use TDD for your Vue components? I'll show you how.

2h 10m
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Languages HTML5 Video and VideoJS
Intermediate Difficulty

In this series, we'll review HTML5 video, as well as the very popular VideoJS player. Whether you need to control playback speeds, or submit AJAX requests to your server based upon player events, or even disguise a video as an animated background, it all couldn't be simpler.

45m
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Languages ES2015 Crash Course
Intermediate Difficulty

If you feel overwhelmed by the lightning-fast pace of the JavaScript community, you're not alone. The JavaScript (likely using jQuery) you might have written in 2009 doesn't even remotely resemble the scripts of today. In this series, I'll give you a crash course on the latest and greatest that the language has to offer.

2h 11m
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Frameworks Real-time Laravel with Socket.io
Advanced Difficulty

When we want to broadcast events on our server to the client, how exactly do we do that? Well, there's a number of ways to tackle it, including using a dedicated service like Pusher. However, in this mini-series, we'll wire everything up on our own, while leveraging Node, Redis, and Socket.io. Sound fun?

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