Laravel Basic | How to Create Table using Migration

Hello Artisan,

In this example, I will show you how to create a database table using the migration command in laravel. We will look at examples of how to create a table through migration in laravel. we will help you to give an example of how to create table migration in laravel. you will learn laravel to create tables using migration. you will do the following things to create a table in laravel using migration.

I will guide you on how to create a database table using laravel migration. we will use the laravel command to create migration for the table. you can easily create migration in laravel 6, laravel 7, laravel 8, and laravel 9.

I will also let you know how to run migration and rollback migration and how to create migration using the command in laravel. let’s see the below instruction.

Create Migration:

Using the below command you can simply create migration for a database table.

php artisan make:migration create_posts_table

After running the above command, you can see create a new file as below and you have to add a new column for string, integer, timestamp, and text data type as below:

database/migrations/2020_04_01_064006_create_posts_table.php

<?phpuse Illuminate\Support\Facades\Schema;use Illuminate\Database\Schema\Blueprint;use Illuminate\Database\Migrations\Migration;class CreatePostsTable extends Migration{/*** Run the migrations.** @return void*/public function up(){Schema::create('posts', function (Blueprint $table) {$table->bigIncrements('id');$table->string('title');$table->text('body');$table->boolean('is_publish')->default(0);$table->timestamps();});}/*** Reverse the migrations.** @return void*/public function down(){Schema::dropIfExists('posts');}}

Run Migration:

Using below command we can run our migration and create a database table.

php artisan migrate

After that you can see the created new table in your database as below:

Create Migration with Table:

php artisan make:migration create_posts_table --table=posts

Run Specific Migration:

php artisan migrate --path=/database/migrations/2020_04_01_064006_create_posts_table.php

Migration Rollback:

php artisan migrate:rollback

I hope it can help you…

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