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How to build a news aggregator site with Laravel and NewsAPI

How to build a news aggregator site with Laravel and NewsAPI

A talk on how to build a news aggregator site with Laravel and newsapi.org.

Live application: http://bit.ly/dept-news

GitHub Repo: http://bit.ly/newsapi-code

Tutorial: http://bit.ly/newsapi-article

Fisayo Afolayan

April 12, 2019

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  1. 01 Dept - Backend Developers Meeting Agenda - What will

    we build? - How will we build it? - Brief architectural overview - Code walk-through
  2. 02 Dept - Backend Developers Meeting What will we build?

    We will build a news aggregator website. A website that dispays news from multiple news sources. http://bit.ly/dept-news
  3. 03 Dept - Backend Developers Meeting How will we build

    it? (laravel.com) - Laravel v5.8 (newsapi.org) - NewsAPI News API is a simple and easy-to-use API that returns JSON metadata for headlines and articles live all over the web right now. The PHP Framework For Web Artisans.
  4. 04 Dept - Backend Developer Meeting GET all news sources

    https://newsapi.org/v2/sources?&apiKey=insert_key_here GET : { "status": "ok", "sources": [ { "id": "abc-news", "name": "ABC News", "description": "Your trusted source for breaking news, analysis, exclusive interviews, headlines, and videos at ABCNews.com.", "url": "https://abcnews.go.com", "category": "general", "language": "en", "country": "us" }, { "id": "abc-news-au", "name": "ABC News (AU)", "description": "Australia's most trusted source of local, national and world news. Comprehensive, independent, in-depth analysis, the latest business, sport, weather and more.", "url": "http://www.abc.net.au/news", "category": "general", "language": "en", "country": "au" } }
  5. 05 Dept - Backend Developers Meeting GET news from a

    news source { "status": "ok", "totalResults": 10, "articles": [ { "source": { "id": "bbc-news", "name": "BBC News" }, "author": "BBC News", "title": "Fake victim of Paris attacks jailed for one year", "description": "A restaurant manager falsely tried to claim victim's compensation for the 2015 Paris attacks.", "url": "http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-47879648", "urlToImage": "https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/news/1024/branded_news/1835/production/_106379160_gettyimages-508599038.jpg", "publishedAt": "2019-04-10T11:52:53Z", "content": "Image copyrightAFPImage caption\r\n Mohamadi was rejected by the victim's fund after it decided he was not involved in any of the attacks\r\nThe manager of a restaurant caught up in the fatal Paris attacks of 2015 has been sentenced to prison for pretending he wa… [+2356 chars]" } } https://newsapi.org/v2/top-headlines?sources=bbc-news&apiKey=insert_key_here GET :
  6. 07 Dept - Backend Developers Meeting Questions? http://bit.ly/dept-news Live app

    Tutorial http://bit.ly/newsapi-article GitHub http://bit.ly/newsapi-code