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Install Laravel via Composer on Ubuntu

Laravel is a modren, open source PHP framework for web development. It provides an easy, elegant way to easily get fully functional web application running quickly.

First, we will be needing to install composer and for this you can check my previous article Intall Composer on Ubnutu.

After installing composer, next you have to user composer to install laravel.


Lets say, we want to install laravel inside /var/www/laravel directory. To install the latest version of Laravel, you can type following code in your terminal:

if you want to install specific version 4.2 of laravel then type the following:

composer create-project laravel/laravel /var/www/laravel 4.2

Happy Coding