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Written 2 months ago
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How to use env variables with Laravel Envoy scripts

Laravel Envoy provides a nice alternative for projects that don't need or can't have a push to deploy setup.

I found out that you can use environment-variables quite easily inside tasks.

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Written 1 year ago
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Testing Vue in Laravel with Jest - let's make it a little more easy

Laravel offers an awesome testing environment for PHP, but if use Vue.js components in your frontend and don't test them, you have a big blindspot.

Since it is quite a struggle to even get started, I wrote a pacakge to simplfy it. In this post, I also nerd out about the detais that went into writing the package.

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Written 2 years ago
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Use the Laravel Scheduler without access to cronjobs

The Laravel Scheduler is an awesome tool since it greatly simplifies the usage of confusing cron job definitions I am simply not smart enough for.

Learn to use this feature without access to your servers cron jobs on cheap hosters

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Written 2 years ago
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You might not need an FTP client to deploy your website…

For a long time I was hesitant to dive into alternatives and always used FTP clients for deployment.

Recently I noticed there are a many small steps without immediately sailing rough seas on docker ships.

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