Build a URL shortener
Wait, URL shorteners are boring right? Nope. We're building a fully tested Lumen API, Vue.js client and implementing 301 redirects with Node.js and Express.
Unit testing Vuex
Using Karma and Mocha to fully test Vuex actions, mutations and getters. We'll also look at injecting and mocking API calls.
Build some fast and clean request throttling middleware from scratch. Easily customisable. You could even release this as a package!
Let's get up to speed on Flexbox, then dive right into practical, everyday examples to make laying out content much easier.
Let's build an avatar upload component with reusable upload functionality via a mixin. We'll also look at image processing, database schema recommendations and security considerations.
We often forget to test middleware, but it's just as important! Let's test three types of middleware with slightly different techniques.
Rendering thousands of nested comments in Laravel. We'll cover Eloquent techniques to get this working, and explore what slows us down.
A slick podcast app with Vue.js and Vuex. Choose between three API builds: Slim, Silex or Lumen. Plus, deploying everything!