Hi 👋🏼

I'm Juan Pablo Barreto, a PHP developer from Argentina living in Amsterdam.
I currently work @ Studocu as a Staff Engineer.

You can check out my open source contributions in Github, and you can contact me on Twitter.

ChatGPT Plugin with Laravel

May 16, 2023

Tutorial on building your first ChatGPT plugin with Laravel step by step.


When and How to Group Routes in Laravel

February 27, 2023

This article discusses the problem of route file organization in Laravel applications and presents an alternative approach to route grouping that makes searching for paths easier and more efficient. It also covers the trade-offs and benefits of grouping routes and provides examples of when and how to group routes effectively.


Dev-only Laravel config

January 20, 2023

Bloated configuration files in Laravel applications is an issue, particularly when using third-party packages. This post suggests disabling developer-only configuration files on production to keep configuration files lightweight and optimized.


Reusable Sessions in Laravel

December 4, 2022

Sessions are an easy-to-use feature for a stateful application, but they usually get messy very quickly. Follow these steps to clean up your Sessions.


Interviewing Conflict

November 30, 2022

It is very common to start a technical interview by giving a coding challenge to the candidate and observing their problem-solving skills. Although technical skills are important, most developers face many soft-skill problems on a daily basis.


Testing your SEO with PHP & Pest

September 1, 2022

Just like any other test suite, SEO tests will give your team confidence in your HTML structure and will prevent expensive mistakes.