Episode 2 Run Time 7:32
Like any modern PHP framework, you'll need to install a few prerequisites to prepare for Laravel. Don't worry: this is a one-time job. Stick with me, and we'll get through it quickly. We'll first install Composer, make it available system-wide, and then pull in the Laravel installer. This small tool will allow us to run a simple command (
laravel new app) to instantly generate a fresh Laravel project.