Making websites with October CMS

In this video series we are going to get familiar with October CMS. A great Laravel based CMS. We are going to be creating themes, plugins, learn about administration and other great stuff.

  • Episode 01Duration 12:09

    Installing October CMS

    In this video series we are going to take a look at October CMS and make a website with it. In this first episode I'm going to show you how to install October on your machine.
  • Episode 02Duration 21:44

    Basic Concepts

    Before we start delving into making a new website with October CMS I just want to take a few minutes to talk about some of the basic concepts that you will encounter when using October.
  • Episode 03Duration 09:18

    Creating Themes

    In this episode of Making Websites With October CMS I'm quickly going to show you how you can create your own theme using this CMS.
  • Episode 04Duration 16:56

    Setting Up Laravel Elixir

    In this episode we are going to set up Laravel Elixir to with our October CMS installation. Also we are going to enable Livereload, so that we can see the changes on our site whenever we save a file.
  • Episode 05Duration 19:12

    Builder Plugin Overview

    In this episode we are going to create our first plugin with Builder for October CMS. This plugin is going to act as a custom content type for our site, with custom fields and everything.
  • Episode 06Duration 11:11

    Basic Templating

    In this episode we are going to take a quick brake from the builder plugin and just make our theme a bit prettier. An of course we are going to learn a few things in the process.
  • Episode 07Duration 10:27

    Displaying Lists and Details

    Now we are going to continue working with the Builder plugin for October CMS and learn how to display our lists and create and display details page for our movies.
  • Episode 08Duration 08:17

    Slugs And Pagination

    In this episode of Making Web Sites With October CMS I'm going to show you how to link up to the details page via slugs and also how to create pagination for your list pages.
  • Episode 09Duration 14:57

    Images And Galleries

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to add a single image to your model and also how to create gallery of images for your model. Of course we are going to learn how to display those images on our front-end and also resize and crop them.
  • Episode 10Duration 17:25

    Relations

    In this episode we are going to be talking about relations in October CMS, this is one of the most important things you have to understand in October to be able to successfully link your content together.
  • Episode 11Duration 07:35

    Inverse Relations

    In this episode of Making Websites With October CMS we are going to create inverse relation so that we can display movies that belong to a specific genre.
  • Episode 12Duration 09:26

    Repeater field

    In this episode of Making Websites With October CMS I'm going to show you how to use and create repeater fields for your models.
  • Episode 13Duration 19:54

    Creating Custom Form Widgets

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to create custom form widgets for October CMS.
  • Episode 14Duration 32:16

    Saving Form Widget Data

    In this episode we are going to be setting up everything so that we can save the data that we are passing through our October CMS form widget.
  • Episode 15Duration 15:23

    Creating New Data via Form Widget

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to create new model instance via October CMS form widget that we created in the previous two episodes.
  • Episode 16Duration 11:30

    Creating a Simple Component

    In this episode of Making Websites With October CMS we are going to be creating a simple October CMS component for our website.
  • Episode 17Duration 15:48

    Adding Options to Components

    Now that we have created our first simple component for October CMS we will add some options to it so that we can control output of our component better.
  • Episode 18Duration 27:00

    Creating Contact Form

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to create a simple contact form component for your October CMS website. And also how to use SMTP service from Google to send emails while developing your site.
  • Episode 19Duration 10:25

    Form validation

    Now let's make our October CMS contact form a bit better by creating form validation for our fields.
  • Episode 20Duration 13:17

    Frontend Forms

    In this episode we are going to be creating frontend form for October CMS so that the users can enter data directly into our database. I'm also going to show you how to use Flash messages to give feedback to the user.
  • Episode 21Duration 19:12

    Users

    In this episode we are going to setup User plugin for October CMS, and learn how to register and login users and also how to protect our pages from unauthorized access.
  • Episode 22Duration 17:36

    Ajax Form Validation

    In this episode we are quickly going back to forms and validation, but this time we are going to do it with Ajax na October CMSs Ajax framework.
  • Episode 23Duration 16:41

    Extending User Plugin

    In this episode we are going to extend User plugin for October CMS with two additional fields.
  • Episode 24Duration 10:53

    Extending User Plugin - Frontend

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to add and save your newly added fields for October CMS user plugin on the frontend of your site.
  • Episode 25Duration 09:52

    NEW! Ajax Form Validation

    In this video we are going to learn about new Ajax form validation that just came to October CMS few days ago.
  • Episode 26Duration 10:34

    Uploading Images From Frontend

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to upload images and save it to the October CMS database from frontend of your website.
  • Episode 27Duration 15:39

    Seeding With Faker

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to populate your October CMS database with some fake data using the Faker plugin.
  • Episode 28Duration 13:46

    Search

    In this episode of Making Websites with October CMS I'm going to show you how to search through your site using SiteSearch plugin.
  • Episode 29Duration 22:30

    PHP block

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to use PHP block in your October CMS theme to create simple and complex queries and display them on your pages.
  • Episode 30Duration 11:42

    Seeding With Routes

    In this episode I'm going to show you how you can seed your database using routes and without losing any of your data.
  • Episode 31Duration 10:55

    Success and Error Messages in Forms

    In this episode of Making websites with October CMS I'm going to show you how to create success and error messages for your contact form.
  • Episode 32Duration 15:53

    Groups and Permissions

    In this episode we are going to learn about groups and permissions in October CMS.
  • Episode 33Duration 16:41

    Static Pages and Menus

    In this video we are going to learn about static pages, and static menus feature that you get from the static pages plugin.
  • Episode 34Duration 15:50

    Backend Lists

    In this episode of Making Websites With October CMS we are going to take a bit deeper look at backend lists.
  • Episode 35Duration 12:08

    Backend Filters

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to create filters for your backend lists in October CMS.
  • Episode 36Duration 22:21

    Relation Manager

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to use Relation Manager for October CMS.
  • Episode 37Duration 25:29

    Laravel Mix and Webpack

    In this episode we are going to take a look at how you can use Laravel Mix (wrapper around Webpack) to create your asset pipeline in October CMS.
  • Episode 38Duration 10:52

    Creating Sitemap.xml

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to generate sitemap.xml file for your October CMS website by hand.
  • Episode 39Duration 32:07

    Frontend Filters

    In this episode I'm going to make a lot of mistakes but by the end of it we will make a frontend filter for our movies using October CMS components system
  • Episode 40Duration 05:24

    Semantic UI

    In this quick episode we are just going to integrate Semantic UI css framework to our October CMS installation.
  • Episode 41Duration 34:13

    Ajax Frontend Filters

    In this episode we are going to use Octobers Ajax framework to filter our movies by genre and year.
  • Episode 42Duration 13:04

    Ajax Frontend Sorting

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to use October CMSs Ajax framework to sort the items you are listing.
  • Episode 43Duration 17:24

    Ajax Pagination

    In this episode we are going to extend our Ajax filtering system with one more feature, and that is going to be Ajax Pagination, using the October CMS Ajax framework.
  • Episode 44Duration 13:54

    Update October CMS to Laravel 5.5 with Valet

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to update October CMS to Laravel 5.5 using the Laravel Valet development environment.
  • Episode 45Duration 12:33

    Ajax Image Upload

    In this episode I'm going to show you how to upload images from the October CMS frontend with Ajax and also show image previews.