Consultant, Software Engineer, Technical Writer, and Community Advocate.

👋 Hey there, I'm Steve, but you may know me better as Follow me on Twitter @JustSteveKing . I currently live in the Welsh Valleys, about 40 minutes north of Cardiff, with my wife and kids. I work as a Senior Engineering Manager for a company called Geomiq Geomiq , the UK’s leading digital manufacturing marketplace, which is an on-demand manufacturing solution.

Building APIs in Laravel

Building APIs in Laravel is an art form. You must think beyond data access and wrapping your Eloquent Models in API endpoints.

Reducing code duplication

Code duplication is the most painful thing for a lot of developers, you think you have solved the problem, but there are several instances of the same issue.

Configuring Laravel Pint

Laravel Pint is the hot new thing from the Laravel team. An excellent wrapper around PHP CS Fixer that is my go-to code standards tool.

Using OpenAI in Laravel

AI is it a buzzword, or is it something we should be thinking about? With the release of the OpenAI package, we can dive into AI-powered Laravel applications.

Where I Work

  1. Geomiq Limited
    Company
    Geomiq Limited
    Role
    Engineering Manager
    Date
  2. Laravel News
    Company
    Laravel News
    Role
    Technical Writer
    Date
  3. Laravel News
    Company
    Lila Fuches Limited
    Role
    CTO
    Date