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How to setup IP restriction in Laravel Horizon and avoid 403 access denied error

I show you how to setup IP address restriction for Larvel Horizon and how to avoid the 403 error on...

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Upload, resize and save images using Intervention and AWS S3

Uploading images is one thing but being able to modify them is very useful, especially when it comes to resizing...

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How to create a simple sitemap for Wink

If you're using Wink for your blog, here's how to setup up a simple sitemap to list your posts and...

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Laravel PDF API

As part of my day job I was required to make PDF's from HTML templates and expose this via an...

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How to Install Laravel Spark

Doing a fresh install of Laravel Spark or even an upgrade has proved problematic almost every time i attempt it....

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How to use Laravel Forge with Amazon Web Services EC2

Laravel Forge is a great tool to help you provision your own servers, however if you want to use AWS...

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Backup MySQL database to Digital Ocean Spaces

Creating backups of your database is a no-brainer. There are lots of guides on how to do this and upload...

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Notifications delayed on Android Pie?

Just recently I noticed that notifications for WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger were not coming through. They'd only show if I...

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Laravel Queue Delays Not Working

Using Laravel 5.7 queues along with Redis I found that whilst the events were being dispatched and handled by the...

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