Otter is a Laravel package which we can use to create an admin control panel easily.

laravel package


Otter was created as an open-source alternative to Laravel Nova. The backend administration panel is built with the beautiful tabler template and follows the structure of the popular laravel extension packages like horizon and telescope.


Install Otter with composer:

$ composer require poowf/otter

In Laravel 5.5+, service providers and aliases are automatically registered. If you're using Laravel 5.5+, skip ahead directly to step 2.

Once the composer installation completes, all you need to do is add the service provider. Open config/app.php, and make the following changes:

Add a new item to the providers array:


Install all the relevant Otter assets:

If you are updating Otter, run php artisan otter:publish instead

php artisan otter:install

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