A Blogging Platform For Lazy Bloggers
Lazychef is designed to be a very minimal blogging platform with the primary focus on writing. Currently it is a work in progress but you are free to give it a try. (Just be warned this alpha/beta quality). If you have any issues or ideas please report them.
Installing Lazychef As A Project
Creating a stand-alone Lazychef installation is now as simple as running
composer create-project lazychef/lazychef. For more information [lazychefcms.com](visit http://lazychefcms.com).
Installing Lazychef In An Existing Laravel Application
Installing Lazychef in an existing Laravel application couldn't be easier!
If you have the Laravel Package Installer, simply run
php artisan package:install lazychef/core.
If you do not have
'lazychef/core': '0.3.*' to your
composer.json file and run
Lazychef\Core\LazychefServiceProvider to your providers and
'Lazychef' => 'Lazychef\Core\Facades\LazychefFacade' to your aliases in
Now the last thing you need to do is publish the necessary files configuration and theme files by running
php artisan lazychef:config,
php artisan config:publish lazychef/core, and
php artisan lazychef:themes.
Configuring the Database Connection
LazychefCMS is designed to give you maximum database configuration within existing Laravel applications.
If you would like to use the default database connection from your host app, no configuration is necessary.
However, if you would like to use a separate database connection, this is available in the
default configuration is set to
default it will use the host application connection. Otherwise, it will use the connection details listed in this
Finally, to migrate to your selected database connection run
php artisan lazychef:migrate.
Creating Your First User
If you are using Lazychef as a package, you will have to create a user.
This is as easy as running
php artisan lazychef:user:create first_name last_name email password, of course filling in your own details as the arguments.
By default, your LazychefCMS blog will be located in your applications index.
The administration panel will be located at
Both of these routes can be configured using route group rules from the
By default, your theme files are located in
You can modify these themes or create your own using the default themes as a guide.
The configuration for your themes is located in
app/config/packages/lazychef/core/lazychef.php in the