The genesis of the "Hello World" programs

— The “Hello World” program is the first program that most people write when they are learning a new programming language. It’s so widespread that even outside of the programming world, it’s used as a reference to the first step towards learning something new.

Eloquent Strict Mode in Laravel

— Laravel’s Eloquent is a pretty powerful ORM. It allows you to seamlessly interact with your database tables using a simple and expressive syntax. But sometimes, it can be a little too forgiving about the mistakes you make while interacting with the database.

Transparent VS Code is a thing!

— VS Code extensions have a reputation for customizing it according to your wild dreams. And sure enough, the extension that I’m going to talk about in this article is no different.

Things I write about

— I have been writing on my blog for well over 8 years now but more than 70% of articles have been published only in the last 3-4 years. So, what’s changed?

Tabbing out of brackets and quotes in VS Code

— How many times have you been in a situation where you’re typing a string in VS Code and you want to tab out of the string to continue typing the rest of the code? Or, you’re typing a function and you want to tab out of the brackets to continue typing the rest of the code?