PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) is a general purpose programming language originally designed for web development. It may be executed with a command line interface(CLI), embedded into HTML code. It can be used in combination with various web template systems, web content management systems and web frameworks.
To get more information about PHP, please check their official documentation:
Composer is a tool for dependency management in PHP. It allows you to declare the libraries your project depends on and it will manage (install/update) them for you.
To get more information about composer, please check their official documentation:
Laravel is an open-source PHP framework, which is robust and easy to understand. It follows MVC design pattern. Laravel reuses the existing components of different frameworks which helps in creating a web application. The web application thus designed is more structured and pragmatic.
To get more information about laravel, please check their official documentation:
We recommend you to install the PHP, Apache & MySQL together as a package from the link given below. The link contains all the information regarding the installation on all the three operating systems (Apple macOS, Windows, Ubuntu).
If you do not want to install it as a package then follow the separate installation procedures given below:
Please follow the given link and follow the step by step guide to install the PHP on your mac.
Please follow the given link and follow the step by step guide to install the PHP on your windows system.
Please follow the given link and follow the step by step guide to install the PHP on your Ubuntu system.
Please follow the given instructions as per your operating system:
To install laravel on your system, run the given command on the command line interface on your system:
composer create-project --prefer-dist laravel/laravel blog
For more information, please check the following link:
Install the nodejs on your system from the link given below: