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Hands-On Full Stack Web Development with Angular 6 and Laravel 5

By : Fernando Monteiro
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Hands-On Full Stack Web Development with Angular 6 and Laravel 5

By: Fernando Monteiro

Overview of this book

Angular, considered as one of the most popular and powerful frontend frameworks, has undergone a major overhaul to embrace emerging web technologies so that developers can build cutting-edge web applications. This book gives you practical knowledge of building modern full-stack web apps from scratch using Angular with a Laravel Restful back end. The book begins with a thorough introduction to Laravel and Angular and its core concepts like custom errors messages, components, routers, and Angular-cli, with each concept being explained first, and then put into practice in the case-study project. With the basics covered, you will learn how sophisticated UI features can be added using NgBootstrao and a component-based architecture. You will learn to extend and customize variables from Bootstrap CSS framework. You will learn how to create secure web application with Angular and Laravel using token based authentication. Finally, you will learn all about progressive web applications and build and deploy a complete fullstack application using Docker and Docker-compose. By the end of this book, you'll gain a solid understanding of Angular 6 and how it interacts with a Laravel 5.x backend
Table of Contents (13 chapters)

Dealing with Angular pipes, forms, and validation

In this section, we will see how to create a simple search component inside the bike list page using the new pipe feature. We will also look at how to create Angular forms in two ways: with template-driven forms, and with reactive forms. Finally, we will show you how to use form validation with Bootstrap CSS.

Creating a pipe filter

Pipes in Angular are a simple way to filter and transform data, very similar to the old AngularJS filter.
We have some default pipes in Angular (DatePipe, UpperCasePipe, LowerCasePipe, CurrencyPipe, and PercentPipe), and we can also create our own pipes.

To create a custom pipe, we can use the Angular CLI to generate the scaffolding for us. Let&apos...