I'm Mohamed Said, a full-stack web developer working at Laravel. In this publication, I share everything I know about Laravel's core, packages, and tools.
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Updated: May 25, 2020 — 1 min Read — #multi-tenancy #queues

Balancing job processing across different users/tenants

A look into preventing one tenant that's pushing too many jobs from delaying job processing of other tenants.

Updated: May 13, 2020 — 1 min Read

The Backend-for-frontend Pattern For Monoliths

In this post I discuss the backend-for-frontend pattern and how it can be used in a monolith application.

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Updated: May 17, 2020 — 2 mins Read — #multi-tenancy

Multi-tenancy in Laravel

I recently started a deep dive into multi-tenancy in Laravel, specifically the database-per-tenant approach, and created a video on how to achieve multi-tenancy without any packages...

Updated: Apr 20, 2020 — 1 min Read

Laravel session-based authentication, CSRF Protection, and CORS

Updated: Mar 9, 2020 — 1 min Read — #queues

Explaining Laravel Queue configuration keys

In this series of video tweets, I've explained some of the most confusing Queue configuration keys

🔥 Quick Dip — Updated: Feb 18, 2020

When does PHP call __destruct()?

Updated: Feb 12, 2020 — 1 min Read

Asynchronous PHP

PHP code is blocking, meaning that one block of code will not run until the block prior to it has finished. It wasn't built with asynchronous execution in mind. However, we can still run code in an asynchronous fashion while using PHP.

🔥 Quick Dip — Updated: Feb 5, 2020

Running a task after the response is sent

🔥 Quick Dip — Updated: May 10, 2020

Encryption and Hashing

🔥 Quick Dip — Updated: Jan 31, 2020

Where to look when you see "Job has been attempted too many times or run too long"

Updated: Jan 30, 2020 — 1 min Read — #queues

A production-ready database queue driver for Laravel

In this post we'll explore why the database queue driver wasn't recommended and how we fixed that in a recent change to Laravel.

🔥 Quick Dip — Updated: Jan 27, 2020

Prevent your queued jobs from duplicating

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