Opening a modal in a blade with button outside it's trigger slot
If you like to keep your modals all in the same place as me, you will probably want to open a modal with an external button.
In my case, the button is located in the View file on the same page.
Follow this link to learn more about creating a modal in your blade file.
To open it with a button outside the modals trigger slot, you can dispatch an event with the modal ID as a handle.
To open a modal with a click of a button, simply dispatch an event with that modal id as an identifier.