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GETTING STARTED WITH LARAVEL

September 2nd, 2014 13:57:39 by Imran Iqbal Comments(0) - Views(2610)

Hi guys , So if you are here then you made your mind to get started with laravel and thats a good thing . Installing Laravel is not a straight forward process since it is not a zip package or installer to head start with . Below are steps we need to follow to setup laravel .

  • Download XAMPP
  • Create GITHUB Account and Setup git on your local machine
  • Install Composer
  • Clone Laravel 4
  • Create a test database
  • Thats it run it now

Feel free to jump video sections if you have already did it .

Below you can find some code snips from video

Download XAMPP
 
http://www.apachefriends.org/en/index.html
 
Github
 
https://github.com/
 
Github For Windows
 
http://windows.github.com/
 
Composer
 
http://getcomposer.org/
 
Laravel
 
https://github.com/laravel/laravel.git
 
Hosts File
127.0.0.2        testlaravel.dev
 
Apache httpd-vhosts
NameVirtualHost *
<VirtualHost *>
DocumentRoot "F:XAMPPxampphtdocs"
ServerName localhost
</VirtualHost>
<VirtualHost *>
DocumentRoot "F:XAMPPxampphtdocslaravel_testpublic"
ServerName testlaravel.dev
<Directory "F:XAMPPxampphtdocslaravel_testpublic">
Order allow,deny
Allow from all
</Directory>
</VirtualHost>

 

Author

  • Imran Iqbal
    Imran Iqbal

    Imran is a web developer and consultant from India. He is the founder of KodeInfo, the PHP and Laravel Community . In the meantime he follows other projects, works as a freelance backend consultant for PHP applications and studies IT Engineering . He loves to learn new things, not only about PHP or development but everything.

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