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A kickbox email validator for form requests in laravel (forked from 'stayum')

1.0.0 2017-04-01 06:41 UTC

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Last update: 2021-07-30 03:46:37 UTC


#Lavarel Kickbox Validator

A kickbox.io email lookup validator for form requests in laravel. This custom validator for Laravel uses the kickbox.io API to validate that an email actual exists. Not just if it has a specific format or not, but if the email is a real email registered email.

Also see: Laravel Twilio Validator for phone number validation.

###Step 1 Install via composer:

composer require hamedmehryar/laravel-kickbox-validator

###Step 2 Add to your config/app.php service provider list:


###Step 3 Add Kickbox credentials to your .env file:


###Usage Add the string 'kickbox' to a form request rules or validator like so:


namespace App\Http\Requests;

use App\Http\Requests\Request;

class EmailFormRequest extends Request
     * Determine if the user is authorized to make this request.
     * @return bool
    public function authorize()
        return true;

     * Get the validation rules that apply to the request.
     * @return array
    public function rules()
        return [
            'email' => 'required|kickbox'