SPA with L5 and Angular: Using Elixir to manage assets and use Material design bootstrap theme

Task runners like Grunt are very common requirement for an application development. I have written a tutorial on Grunt JS which I use to concat and minify CSS, JS and keep that script on a watch so that when I change any JS or CSS file, the final file is concatenated and minified. Now with Laravel 5, Elixir is what comes out of the box and provides a solution to these requirements.
In this tutorial, I will show how we can setup the Material design bootstrap theme to show the posts. Continue reading SPA with L5 and Angular: Using Elixir to manage assets and use Material design bootstrap theme

SPA with L5 and Angular: Setting up the REST controller

In this part we will set up the basic REST API points so that our Angular application can talk to these endpoints and fetch the data required. Also in this tutorial I will show you how we can use the Laravel query scope and how it can be very useful when we are building a query with the same set of conditions. Continue reading SPA with L5 and Angular: Setting up the REST controller