Laravel Authentication System - Including UI

1.0.4 2018-07-23 15:57 UTC

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Last update: 2022-05-15 12:08:48 UTC


It has Google, Facebook, Github and Twitter out of box (login or registering by email and name).


Step 1

Include via Composer

composer require gurinder/laravel-auth

Step 2 (Optional)

Publish the views(If required to customize), config(Optional)

// Optional
php artisan vendor:publish --tag="gauth::views"

// Optional
php artisan vendor:publish --tag="gauth::config"

Step 3

Add following to your User Model Schema

Schema::create('users', function (Blueprint $table) {

Step 4

Get cliend ids and secret for your applications and put in .env file





Step 5

Add Social Providers to config/service.php

return [
    // ....
    'twitter' => [
        'client_id'     => env('TWITTER_CLIENT_ID'),
        'client_secret' => env('TWITTER_CLIENT_SECRET'),
        'redirect'      => env('SOCIALITE_TWITTER_CALLBACK'),
        'access_token'  => env('TWITTER_ACCESS_TOKEN'),
        'access_secret' => env('TWITTER_ACCESS_SECRET'),

    'github' => [
        'client_id'     => env('GITHUB_CLIENT_ID'),
        'client_secret' => env('GITHUB_CLIENT_SECRET'),
        'redirect'      => env('SOCIALITE_GITHUB_CALLBACK'),

    'facebook' => [
        'client_id'     => env('FACEBOOK_APP_ID'),
        'app_id'        => env('FACEBOOK_APP_ID'),
        'client_secret' => env('FACEBOOK_APP_SECRET'),
        'redirect'      => env('SOCIALITE_FACEBOOK_CALLBACK'),

    'google' => [
        'recaptcha_site_key'   => env('GOOGLE_RECAPTCHA_SITE_KEY'),
        'recaptcha_secret_key' => env('GOOGLE_RECAPTCHA_SECRET_KEY'),
        'client_id'            => env('GOOGLE_CLIENT_ID'),
        'client_secret'        => env('GOOGLE_CLIENT_SECRET'),
        'developer_key'        => env('GOOGLE_DEVELOPER_KEY'),
        'redirect'             => env('SOCIALITE_GOOGLE_CALLBACK')


Step 6

Configure plugin NOTE: Make sure default role is present in database (If you want you can also use gurinder/laravel-acl)

return [
    // Open or Close Registration
    'registration_open'              => true,

    // Name fields to Register, make sure it matches with your user model
    'registration_name_fields'       => [
        // 'name'

    // validation rules for registeration
    // Note: Do not delete data field, its required for registration
    'registration_validateion_rules' => [
        'first_name' => 'required|string',
        'last_name'  => 'required|string',
        'email'      => 'required|string|email|max:255|unique:users',
        'password'   => 'required|string|min:6|max:255|confirmed',
        'data'       => 'string' // Do not delete this field

    // Redirect path after user is successfulle logged in
    'redirect_path_after_login' => '/login-successful',

    // Redirect path after user is successfulle reseted password
    'redirect_path_after_password_reset' => '/password-reset-done',

    // Redirect path after user registered and email confiremed via mail
    'redirect_path_after_email_confirmation' => '/email-is-confirmed',

    // User model must have a method $user->assignRole($roles)
    // in order to this works
    // And it must accept role slug, role id, roles array, role instance
    // NOTE -> make sure this role exist in database
    'default_roles'                          => ['subscriber'],

    // Email configuration to send welcome and confirmation(email) emails to user
    'email_from' => [
        'name'  => 'Gurinder Laravel Auth',
        'email' => ''


Login Process

  • User come to login page
  • On filling up login form, user will be redirected to redirect_path_after_login
  • Or if user click social provider, and user email already exists, then also user will be logged in and redirected to redirect_path_after_login

Registeration Process

  • User come to registeration page
  • On filling up registeration form, user will be sent Email Confirmation to confirm email
  • On Email confirmation, user will be redirected to redirect_path_after_email_confirmation
  • Or if user click social provider,
  • Case 1. if user email already exists, then also user will be logged in and redirected to redirect_path_after_login
  • Case 2. after social provider callback, new user will be redirected to view to choose password and on completion user will be logged in and email will be automatically verified and redirected to redirect_path_after_login


The MIT License (MIT). Please see License File for more information.