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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)

Creating Services and User Authentication

In this chapter, we have a lot of work ahead of us. We will create many new things and refactor some things too. This is a great way to learn things in a regular and progressive way.

We will do a deep dive into the operation and use of the HTTP module of Angular, known as HttpClient.

In addition, we will see how to use interceptors and handle errors.

The new version of Angular provides extremely useful tools for creating modern web applications, and in this chapter we will use many of these resources.

In this chapter, we will cover the following topics:

  • Dealing with models and classes
  • Using the new HttpModule and HttpModuleClient to deal with XHR requests
  • Dealing with the HttpErrorHandler service
  • How to use authorization headers
  • How to protect application routes with route guards