Technical notes about OctoberCMS a Laravel CMS. Notes are written by inetis team, a Swiss webagency

Recent OctoberCMS technical notes

jquery.inputmask is a jQuery plugin which create an input mask. An inputmask helps the user with the input by ensuring a predefined format. Follow this tutorial

By default in the backend, when a model is saved and trigg errors you get the first error message displayed on the flash message. This work very nice for small forms. For big forms with many validations rules it's not the best behavior.

Get current user in frontend and backend of OctoberCMS

Make Sluggable trait work with soft deleted items without MySQL Integrity constraint violation.

One thing that doesn't look very "pro" with the Responsiv CampaignManager plugin are the "verification" and "unsubscribe" confirmation pages which are just a message on a blank page. Fortunately there is a way to change them.

In a perfect world, all your clients will be on great host and on VPS server. But we had to deal also with crappy host that only provide fake cron job. They call a public https/http url every X min

How to redirect http to https for an apache server with .htaccess

If you are building a onepage template with octoberCMS, it is a good idea to manage blocks with the Page plugin. But how can you render them on the final page without losing snippet functionality ?

OctoberCMS provide a great way to manage thumbnails.