Bonus Chart

 

Here's a chart to give you a feel for the database, the Laravel Framework, and Laravel's Nova working together.

Just one database table is in the chart, to demonstrate the general way I structure things.

MySQL Database Table
⇒ Persons
Migration File
Laravel Framework Model Class
⇒ Person
Click here to see the model class
Laravel Nova Resource Class
⇒ Person
Click here to see the resource class
Laravel Framework Policy Class
⇒ Person
Click here to see the policy class