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Introducing Laravel0:54 with Hampton Paulk
Let's learn about the Laravel Framework. Laravel is a powerful framework built from the ground up, and includes some great key features such as: RESTful Routing, ORM and a migration system, templating, Symfony components, composer for third-party packages, a great community, and it was built with testing in mind!
PHP is the wild west.
Well, it can be.
The freedom to work openly with PHP can be a great benefit to us.
But if not planned carefully, any application
you develop can quickly get out of hand.
Frameworks are here to help us structure our code.
Develop efficiently, and make for happier developers.
Laravel is just the right kind of framework.
Great for entry level developers as well as seasoned pros.
Since version one was released in 2012, to its current state in version
four, Laravel has grown exponentially in popularity as well as power and use.
There are several great writeups online about Laravel and its creator Taylor
Otwell, where you can learn more about the history of this framework.
Laravel has many technical advantages over other frameworks.
As well as the support of an active and friendly community
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