How to create static page in Laravel

Updated at 08-Oct-2021, By samar

How to create static page in Laravel

With this article, we’ll look at some examples of how to address the "How to create static page in Laravel" problem.

You can create static page in Laravel by creating a web route which redirect you to controller's method, and the controller file which return you to a view file without any data. You can change view file name, controller as per your requirements
  • Display home page in Laravel

    //routes\web.php
    use App\Http\Controllers\HomeController;
    Route::get('/', [HomeController::class, 'index'])->name('index');
    
    //app\Http\Controllers\HomeController.php
    //Create controller if HomeController is not exist using php artisan make:controller HomeController
    class HomeController extends Controller
    {
    
        public function index(){
            return view('home');
        }
    
    //resources\views\home.blade.php
    //Create view file with name home.blade.php in resources\views directory.
    <!doctype html>
    <html lang="en">
        <head>
            <!-- Required meta tags -->
            <meta charset="utf-8">
            <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1">
            <!-- Bootstrap CSS -->
            <script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-3.6.0.min.js" integrity="sha256-/xUj+3OJU5yExlq6GSYGSHk7tPXikynS7ogEvDej/m4=" crossorigin="anonymous"></script>
            <link href="https://cdn.jsdelivr.net/npm/[email protected]/dist/css/bootstrap.min.css" rel="stylesheet" integrity="sha384-BmbxuPwQa2lc/FVzBcNJ7UAyJxM6wuqIj61tLrc4wSX0szH/Ev+nYRRuWlolflfl" crossorigin="anonymous">
            <title>Hello, world!</title>
        <link rel='stylesheet' type='text/css' property='stylesheet' href='//localhost:8000/_debugbar/assets/stylesheets?v=1644344552&theme=auto'><script src='//localhost:8000/_debugbar/assets/javascript?v=1644344552'></script><script>jQuery.noConflict(true);</script>
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    </head>
        <body>
            <h1> Welcome to index page </h1>
        </body>
    </html>
    

    You have to define a route in routes\web.php, create a method in the controller and return to the view file from the controller to display the home page in laravel.

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