How I created a password-less, email-only authentication system in Laravel

Posted on March 11, 2016 | By Matt Stauffer

Warning: This post is over a year old. I don't always update old posts with new information, so some of this information may be out of date.

I just wrote up a tutorial on the Tighten Blog about how to create a password-less login system in Laravel.

If you've never had the chance to work with one, the login system works like this: enter your email address on the login page, get emailed a login link, click the link, and now you're logged in. Access to your email address proves your identity without the need for a password.

Let's build one together.

This was a ton of fun to create and turned out pretty simple; check it out!

Creating a password-less, Medium-style, email-only authentication system in Laravel - Tighten.co Blog


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