convert currency in PHP using Google Finance API

In this tutorial, I will show you how to convert currency in PHP using Google Finance API. Using the API you can easily convert any currency to your desired country currency. You have to send out http request to Google finance with three values – amount, from currency and to currency code. It sends back the response as HTML which you have to parse and extract the converted amount. PHP …

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Create Layout in Laravel using blade templates

Create Layout in Laravel using blade templates

Any type of site need template to divide layout in sections like header, middle, sidebar and footer. This is called templating. We are using blade template to create layout in laravel. Using blade templates we can save more html code writing and fast rendering of page. It is a another good feature of blade template. Let’s check how to create layout in laravel using blade templates. Blade Template Blade is …

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How to remove public from URL in Laravel

How to remove public from URL in Laravel

In this tutorial I will show you how to remove public from URL in laravel. Default laravel access URL is http://example.com/public/. So we need to remove “public” from the URL to get clean urls in Laravel 5. Remove public from URL in laravel 5 and Lower versions Move public index.php file to root It’s a simple method to remove public from URL in laravel below are the steps to do …

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How to include css and js in Laravel 5

How to include css and js in Laravel 5

It’s a basic need to include external or internal css and js in our application. Today in this tutorial we’ll discuss how to include css and js in Laravel 5 application. Before laravel 5 we are using HtmlBuilder to add style and scripts. But in laravel 5 HtmlBuilder has been removed, so HTML::style() is no longer available now. After including HtmlBuilder package you can easily add your css and js …

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Turn on maintenance mode in laravel

Turn on maintenance mode in laravel

Today I will show you how to turn on maintenance mode in laravel. If you are working on your live site and want to turn on maintenance mode in laravel, you just need a command run and done. All this can handle via php artisan commands. You can learn about artisan commands here. Turn on maintenance mode in laravel You just need to grab your application path where laravel application …

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Install Laravel via Laravel installer in windows

Install Laravel via Laravel installer in windows

Today I will explain how to install Laravel via Laravel installer in windows. Laravel 5 has new method to install via laravel installer on all operating systems like windows, ubuntu etc and for xampp or wamp. Installing laravel via laravel installer method on windows is much faster then composer. It require only few commands to install and will be instant install so it’s a quick method. Below I am sharing …

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Get Images from your Instagram Account

Get Images from your Instagram Account

In this tutorial I will show you how to get images from your Instagram account. To get images from Instagram we need Access Token and Instagram user ID. Please read previous posts Get Instagram Access Token Using Client-Side Authentication and How to get Self Instagram User ID to get Access Token and Instagram user ID. Get images from your Instagram Account Now we will use file_get_contents method to get remote …

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How to Parse HTML template in Codeigniter

How to Parse HTML template in Codeigniter

Sometimes we need to parse HTML data, for example to send an email with HTML template. In this tutorial I will explain how to parse HTML template in CodeIgniter. In CodeIgniter a Template Parser Class exists, which handle html template parsing process. The Template Parser Class parses pseudo and simple variables tag pairs contained within the view files. Pseudo-variable are enclosed in braces like below: So you need to add …

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