Laravel Socialite SSO & AWS Cognito Tutorial

In this tutorial, I will be demonstrating how to set up a basic Laravel project with the default authentication applied using Laravel Socialite. Then I will show you how to enable Socialite to authenticate users using an AWS Cognito user pool using OAuth2. This project came about whilst I was trying to allow the sharing…


Laravel – Add / Modify a local Composer package

This is a quick demo of how to add a composer package to your project locally for use in Laravel. I used this when I was extending an existing package.   Keeping things tidy I keep all my local composer packages in a single directory C:_composer_packages I pull the repo into its own directory within…