Catch up on the latest news and updates.

GraphQL and Laravel translatable

by luigi laezza | 2nd June 2020 | Coding tips

In one of our latest custom made web application, we have been decided to give a try to GraphQl, one of the greatest advantages for us is that the client application can send a GraphQL query to get exactly what it needs, which makes development faster and cooperation with client application developers way easier.

Test and deploy a Laravel application with Gitlab CI/CD and Envoy

by luigi laezza | 3rd June 2020 | Coding tips | continuous, deployment, git

Recently we decided to move some of our projects to GitLab especially because we are attracted by the plans and all in one solution that it offers. We were particularly interested into CI/DC for testing and continuous deployment on our DitigitalOcean droplets. Looking into the numerous resources, we have found this article that explain very clearly how to deploy a Laravel Any application using GitLab CI/DC and Laravel Envoy.

InvoiceNinja module: Access

by luigi laezza | 29th July 2020 | Packages | invoiceninja

InvoiceNinja is a very interesting invoicing Laravel application that we discovered last year. They have two different versions – hosted and self-hosted. In other words, you can register at and use their online version, paying for premium services, or you can download the code for free (Laravel 5.2) and install it on your server for free. We started with the hosted version, and we loved it, especially our accountant. It is really well made, easy to use, with a slick interface. It took us few days to master the tool and since than we have been using it everyday.

Assign automatically a role to a new user in Drupal 8

by luigi laezza | 28th September 2020 | Web Development | bundle, drupal, roles, automatic

We recently had a project that required users to automatically assign a role to new users base on the values passed by that user in the registration form.We created a module for that, auto_user_role, sorry if the name is not the best, but at the time it looked like a good name.The bundle is actually pretty useful, but we would like to know your opinion, we have released the code on github , please hit the link and let us know how we could improve it.

Building modular Javascript applications with Webpack

by luigi laezza | 28th September 2020 | Web Development | javascript, webpack

Webpack is a module bundler for modern JavaScript applications. It is incredibly configurable, and it is very easy to get started.Webpack creates a graph of all of your application’s dependencies, once you’ve bundled all of your assets together, it outputs a bundled code following the given configurations.Smashing Magazine recently has released a nice article to get yourself on the right track.Click here to get started.

My different idea, lets meet Ivana

by luigi laezza | 5th October 2020 | Startups | italy, startup

We are often helping and assisting Startups, we love it and we decided to share their experiences.We will have a series of Q/A sessions with the founders to inspire “Startuppers to be”, we hope you will find this post helpful.HI IVANA, TELL US A BIT ABOUT YOU.Hi, i’m an Italian girl, i’m sporty, sociable and scrappy. I’m graduated in Business Administration and i worked as an artistic gymnastics instructor since ten years.WHAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING YOU’RE WORKING ON RIGHT NOW, AND HOW ARE YOU MAKING IT HAPPEN?I’m creating a startup in sport sector, my passion. I always wanted to...