Build real-world applications using Laravel 4 with Packt's exciting new book and eBook!

January 2014 | Open Source, PHP, Web Development

Packt is proud to present its latest publication, Learning Laravel 4 Application Development, by Hardik Dangar. The book familiarizes readers with MVC concepts and how to install and configure Laravel 4. It is written in a simple and easy-to-understand manner, enabling readers to get up to speed quickly. The book is 265 pages long and is priced at $49.99, while the eBook is $29.99.

About the author:

Hardik Dangar is co-founder of Sphere Rays Technolabs Pvt. Ltd. His primary focus has been on web-based ERP systems for the last six years. Lately, he has been working with a few key startups to shape their core ideas into architectural development and implementation of projects from inception. He can be found on the Google+ developer communities and IRC channels of various frameworks, helping people and building communities.

Laravel is a framework based around the idea of being able to write PHP with simplicity, and expressive syntax. That idea carries the whole framework from installation to the final deployment on your production servers.

Learning Laravel 4 Application Development uses a step-by-step approach to teach the readers how to build real-world web applications from scratch, as well as how to create and use packages to build reusable components to be used in their projects.This book begins by familiarizing the readers with MVC concepts as well as the Laravel 4 framework. From there, it moves on to the creation of the frontend and backend of the readers’ web applications.

As the readers progress through the book, they will learn how to authenticate users as well as develop RESTful APIs, and how to configure, optimize, and secure various applications. Lastly, it teaches the readers how to deploy their applications using different approaches like Git, FTP, and SSH.

The following are the chapters in the book:

Chapter 1: Welcome to the World of Laravel

Chapter 2: Let's Begin the Journey

Chapter 3: Creating a Simple CRUD Application in Hours

Chapter 4: Building a Real-life Application with Laravel 4 – The Foldagram

Chapter 5: Creating a Cart Package for Our Application

Chapter 6: User Management and Payment Gateway Integration

Chapter 7: The Admin Section

Chapter 8: Building a RESTful API with Laravel – Store Locator

Chapter 9: Optimizing and Securing Our Applications

Chapter 10: Deploying Laravel Applications

Chapter 11: Creating a Workflow and Useful Laravel Packages and Tools

 

 


Learning Laravel 4 Application Develop-ment
"Learning Laravel 4 Application Development" uses a step-by-step approach to teach you how to build real-world web applications. You will learn how to create a web application from scratch as well as how to create and use packages to build reusable components to be used in your projects.

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/learning-laravel-4-application-development/book

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