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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)

Migrations and database seed

Now, let's exercise some commands that we briefly saw in the first chapter and create our migrations and seeds in a different way.

  1. Open your Terminal window on the chapter-04 folder and type the following command:
docker-compose exec php-fpm bash
  1. Inside the container root bash, type the following command:
php artisan make:model Bike -m

Note that we are using the -m flag to create the migration file together with the creation of Bike Model. So now, we have two new files in our application:

  • project/app/Bike.php
  • project/database/migrations/XXXX_XX_XX_XXXXXX_create_bikes_table.php

Creating the migration boilerplate

As we saw previously, the new files only have the boilerplate code that&apos...