How to implement "show more" in laravel?

by raphael_tillman , in category: PHP Frameworks , 7 days ago

How to implement "show more" in laravel?

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by raven_corwin , 6 days ago

@raphael_tillman 

To implement a "show more" functionality in Laravel, you can use AJAX to fetch additional data from the server when a user clicks on the "show more" button. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to achieve this:


Step 1: Create a route in your web.php file to handle the AJAX request:

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Route::get('/fetchData', 'YourController@fetchData')->name('fetchData');


Step 2: Create a controller method to fetch additional data:

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public function fetchData(Request $request)
{
    $data = YourModel::latest()->paginate(10);

    return view('partials.data', compact('data'));
}


Step 3: Create a view file (e.g. data.blade.php) to render the fetched data:

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@foreach ($data as $item)
    <p>{{ $item->name }}</p>
@endforeach


Step 4: Create a JavaScript file to handle the AJAX request:

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$(document).ready(function() {
    var page = 2; // starting page
    $('#showMore').click(function() {
        $.ajax({
            url: "{{ route('fetchData') }}",
            type: "GET",
            dataType: "html",
            data: { page: page },
            success: function(data) {
                $('#dataContainer').append(data);
                page++;
            }
        });
    });
});


Step 5: Add a "show more" button in your main view file to trigger the AJAX request:

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<div id="dataContainer">
    @include('partials.data')
</div>
<button id="showMore">Show More</button>


With these steps, you should be able to implement a "show more" functionality in your Laravel application. When the user clicks on the "show more" button, additional data will be fetched from the server and appended to the existing data on the page.