• Batch Importing Records with Laravel using Laravel Excel

    Posted in Laravel, Composer Packages on Apr 06, 2016

    This article outline a fast way to import a CSV or Excel files into your Mysql database using Laravel & Laravel Excel (A composer package). This assumes you are familiar with Laravel (Controlers, Eloquent) and the composer package manager.

  • Create a new Laravel Project from scratch using Vagrant & Scotchbox in Linux.

    Posted in Laravel, Composer Packages, Vagrant on Feb 01, 2016

    This post will quickly guide you in the process of creating a new Laravel Project using Vagrant, Scotchbox & the Laravel installer.

    If you are using windows, you can run the same commands by installing Git Bash

    Requirements:

    • Vagrant, VirtualBox & Git
    • Undertand basic git commands or know hot to copy/paste.
    • Linux or Gitbash.

    Create a new Virtual Enviroment

    Lets start with a new Laravel Project, In this case I will create a new project inside a VirtualBox enviroment using Vagrant and my favorite Box called Scotchbox.

    git clone https://github.com/scotch-io/scotch-box

    web@web ~-git-tutorial01_007.png

    Navitage inside the newly ...