How To Use Tailwind CSS In Laravel
What is Tailwind CSS?
What is Laravel?
Laravel is a free, open-source PHP web framework, created by Taylor Otwell and intended for the development of web applications following the model–view–controller (MVC) architectural pattern and based on Symfony. Some of the features of Laravel are a modular packaging system with a dedicated dependency manager, different ways for accessing relational databases, utilities that aid in application deployment and maintenance, and its orientation toward syntactic sugar.
How To Install Tailwind CSS in Laravel
Installing Tailwind CSS in a Laravel project is a straight-forward process. The first step is to install the Tailwind package using the following command:
composer require laravel-frontend/tailwindcss
Configuring Tailwind CSS
Once the Tailwind package has been installed, the next step is to configure it. This can be done by running the following command:
php artisan tailwind:install
Using Tailwind CSS in Laravel
Once Tailwind has been installed and configured, it can be used to create custom designs. The easiest way to do this is to create a Tailwind config file, which defines the design tokens and custom utility classes. The config file can then be imported into the main stylesheet, where the custom classes can be used to create custom designs.