Laravel 6 jQuery Form Validation Example Tutorial

Larval 5.9 jquery from validation example tutorial from scratch. In this laravel tutorial, we are going to show you how to use jquery form validation with laravel. In this laravel tutorial, we will validate the form data on the client side before sending it to the server.

Jquery Form Validation

Contents

  • Install Laravel Fresh Setup
  • Setup Database
  • Make Migration file with Model
  • Make Route
  • Create Controller & Methods
  • Create Blade View
  • Start Development Server
  • Conclusion

Install Laravel Fresh Setup

First of we need to download laravel fresh setup. Use the below command and download fresh new laravel setup :

composer create-project --prefer-dist laravel/laravel Blog

Setup Database

After successfully install laravel 5.9 Application, Go to your project .env file and set up database credential and move next step :

 DB_CONNECTION=mysql 
DB_HOST=127.0.0.1
DB_PORT=3306
DB_DATABASE=here your database name here
DB_USERNAME=here database username here
DB_PASSWORD=here database password here

Make Migration file with Model

Use the below command. It will create one model also with one migration file.

 php artisan model Contact -m 

Now go to Go to app/database/create_contacts_table.php and replace the below function :

   public function up()
    {
        Schema::create('contacts', function (Blueprint $table) {
            $table->bigIncrements('id');
            $table->string('name');
            $table->string('email');
            $table->text('message');
            $table->timestamps();
        });
    }

Before we run php artisan migrate command go to app/providers/AppServiceProvider.php and put the below code :

..
use Illuminate\Support\Facades\Schema;
 
....
function boot()
{
    Schema::defaultStringLength(191);
}
... 

Next migrate the table using the below command.

php artisan migrate

Now go to app/Contact.php file and add the fillable properties like this :

protected $fillable = [ 'name', 'email', 'message', ];

Make Route

We will create two routes in web.php file. Go to app/routes/web.php file and create two below routes here :

 Route::get('form-jquery', '[email protected]');
Route::post('store', '[email protected]');

Create Controller

We need to create a controller name ContactController. Use the below command and create Controller :

php artisan make:controller ContactController 

After successfully create controller go to app/controllers/ContactController.php and put the below code :

<?php
namespace App\Http\Controllers;

use Illuminate\Http\Request;
use Validator,Redirect,Response;
use App\Contact;

class ContactController extends Controller
{

    public function index()
    {
      return view('contact');
    }

    public function store(Request $request)
    {
        $data = request()->validate([
        'name' => 'required',
        'email' => 'required|email',
        'message' => 'required'
        ]);
       
        $check = Contact::create($data);
        return Redirect::to("form")->withSuccess('Great! Form successfully submit with validation.');
    }
}

Create Blade view

In this step we need to create blade view file. Go to app/resources/views and create one file name contact.blade.php .

<html>
   <head>
      <title>Laravel Jquery Form Validation From Scratch</title>
      <link href="//maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/4.1.1/css/bootstrap.min.css" rel="stylesheet" id="bootstrap-css">
      <script src="//maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com/bootstrap/4.1.1/js/bootstrap.min.js"></script>
      <script src="//cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.2.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
      <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/jquery-validate/1.19.0/jquery.validate.min.js"></script>
   </head>
   <style type="text/css">
      body{
      background-color: #25274d;
      }
      .contact{
      padding: 4%;
      height: 400px;
      }
      .col-md-3{
      background: #ff9b00;
      padding: 4%;
      border-top-left-radius: 0.5rem;
      border-bottom-left-radius: 0.5rem;
      }
      .contact-info{
      margin-top:10%;
      }
      .contact-info img{
      margin-bottom: 15%;
      }
      .contact-info h2{
      margin-bottom: 10%;
      }
      .col-md-9{
      background: #fff;
      padding: 3%;
      border-top-right-radius: 0.5rem;
      border-bottom-right-radius: 0.5rem;
      }
      .contact-form label{
      font-weight:600;
      }
      .contact-form button{
      background: #25274d;
      color: #fff;
      font-weight: 600;
      width: 25%;
      }
      .contact-form button:focus{
      box-shadow:none;
      }
   </style>
   <body>
      <div class="container contact">
         <br><br><br>
         <div class="row">
            <div class="col-md-3">
               <div class="contact-info">
                  <img src="{{ url('public/images/1553741491contact-image.png') }}" alt="image"/>
                  <h2>Contact Us</h2>
                  <h4>We would love to hear from you !</h4>
               </div>
            </div>
            <div class="col-md-9">
               @if ($message = Session::get('success'))
               <div class="alert alert-success alert-block">
                  <button type="button" class="close" data-dismiss="alert">×</button>
                  <strong>{{ $message }}</strong>
               </div>
               <br>
               @endif
               <form action="{{ url('store') }}" method="post" accept-charset="utf-8" id="contact_form">
                  @csrf
                  <div class="contact-form">
                     <div class="form-group">
                        <label class="control-label col-sm-2" for="fname">First Name:</label>
                        <div class="col-sm-10">          
                           <input type="text" class="form-control" id="name" placeholder="Enter Name" name="name">
                           <span class="text-danger">{{ $errors->first('name') }}</span>
                        </div>
                     </div>
                     <div class="form-group">
                        <label class="control-label col-sm-2" for="email">Email:</label>
                        <div class="col-sm-10">
                           <input type="email" class="form-control" id="email" placeholder="Enter email" name="email">
                           <span class="text-danger">{{ $errors->first('email') }}</span>
                        </div>
                     </div>
                     <div class="form-group">
                        <label class="control-label col-sm-2" for="comment">Comment:</label>
                        <div class="col-sm-10">
                           <textarea class="form-control" rows="5" name="message" id="message"></textarea>
                           <span class="text-danger">{{ $errors->first('message') }}</span>
                        </div>
                     </div>
                     <div class="form-group">
                        <div class="col-sm-offset-2 col-sm-10">
                           <button type="submit" class="btn btn-default">Submit</button>
                        </div>
                     </div>
                  </div>
               </form>
            </div>
         </div>
         <br><br><br><br>
      </div>
   </body>

   <script>
    if ($("#contact_form").length > 0) {
        $("#contact_form").validate({

            rules: {
                name: {
                    required: true,
                    maxlength: 50
                },

                email: {
                    required: true,
                    maxlength: 50,
                    email: true,
                },

                message: {
                    required: true,
                    minlength: 50,
                    maxlength: 500,
                },
            },
            messages: {

                name: {
                    required: "Please enter name",
                },
                message: {
                    required: "Please enter message",
                },
                email: {
                    required: "Please enter valid email",
                    email: "Please enter valid email",
                    maxlength: "The email name should less than or equal to 50 characters",
                },

            },
        })
    } 
 </script>
</html>

Start Development Server

We need to start development server. Use the php artisan serve command and start your server :

php artisan serve

Now we are ready to run our example so run bellow command to quick run.

 http://localhost:8000/form-jquery

Conclusion

In this tutorial , We have successfully validate form data on client side in laravel 5.9 application using jquery validation. Also we have sent validate form data to server.

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One Comment

  1. Appreciate it for all your efforts that you have put in this. very interesting info .

    September 14, 2019
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