Chris Gmyr
Developer, entrepreneur, drummer, biker, dog owner, husband, and proud dad. Loves Laravel and coffee

Moving from self-hosted image service to Cloudinary


Image manipulation is hard. Handling images in the long term is even harder. Here at Dose we have a lot of images and a number of ways to serve them. Read More

How to alter Laravel's quickstart authentication process


Laravel makes it super easy to get a new app up and running. Sometimes too easy. How do you use these features to benefit you and your new app when your new app doesn't seem to fit the use case? Let's take a look... Read More

How to update your SSL certificate on Laravel Forge (nginx)


As most of you know Laravel Forge doesn't have an easy way to update your SSL certificate when you need to renew it. Here's how... Read More

Finally moved my blog to Jekyll


It's been on my to-do list for quite a while now: move away from Wordpress to Jekyll. Read More

Laravel Messenger V2


Just wanted everyone to know that Laravel Messenger has been officially tagged V2 which is fully compatible with Laravel 5. Read More