Blog post from May 2022

  • Movies in April 2022

    Following on from my previous movie summaries, this is my April review. Overall, I watched 28 new movies this month, taking the total for the year to 128! Stephen Graham stars as head chef in a busy fine dining restaurant in Boiling Point. The whole…

  • Spotify and YouTube extensions for CommonMark

    In a recent blog post, I wanted to use the Spotify embed code, so I could easily showcase the music about the bands I was talking about. However, I stumbled across a massive problem. My blog posts are stored as Markdown, more specifically the standar…

  • Checkboxes; hidden input and Laravel request solutions

    Checkboxes are an HTML element that allows you to define a simple on/off piece of information. However, developers often stumble across an issue where if the checkbox is not checked, then no information is sent to the server. When making a POST reque…