What’s New in Laravel 5


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Course Description

The newest release of Laravel has finally shipped! Let’s take a look at how L5’s new features can save you development time, reduce boilerplate, and simplify your workflow. We’ll also take a look at what you need to change to move towards doing things the Laravel 5 way.

What You’ll Learn

  • How Laravel’s new directory structure works.
  • Working with commands and the command bus pattern.
  • Working with middleware and dependency injection.
  • Using dotenv to avoid leaking your sensitive information into your source code.
  • Changes to form requests, validation, and events.

About the Instructor

Matthew Machuga is a software developer from Erie, Pennsylvania, USA, who specializes in architecting and developing web applications. He primarily works with Ruby, JavaScript, and PHP. To learn more, follow him on Twitter.