Getting Started – Using PHP functions in blade template files

By January 22, 2017Laravel

There are many useful PHP functions which an developer might use from time to time in their application. To use PHP in a blade there are two methods:

  1. Traditional method
  2. Blade Template method

Traditional Method

You can simply insert your PHP code within php tags and it will work. For example:

The above will echo something like: Sunday 22nd of January 2017 09:25:00 PM

But it is good and easy to use Blade Template method.

Blade Template Method

above PHP code can be passed as following way:

So in above example, @php and @endphp is replaced as <?php and ?>