Learning Path: Web Development with PHP 7 and Laravel 5. With the help of this course you can Apply your knowledge to build amazing web applications with PHP 7 and Laravel.
This course was created by Packt Publishing. It was rated 4.5 out of 5 by approx 14771 ratings. There are approx 95053 users enrolled with this course, so don’t wait to download yours now. This course also includes 7.5 hours on-demand video, 1 Supplemental Resource, Full lifetime access, Access on mobile and TV & Certificate of Completion.
What Will You Learn?
Explore new and advanced PHP techniques like anonymous and recursive function.
Understand the Object-oriented SOLID principles with PHP 7.
Learn and get accustomed with the advanced Object-oriented programming techniques such as Inheritance, Traits, Namespaces, and Autoloading.
Understand the PHP design patterns such as Singleton, Factory, Repository, and the MVC design pattern.
Work with Laravel directory structure and various artisan commands.
Learn about Laravel routes and the Laravel MVC structure.
Understand the basics of validations in controllers.
Build a web application using CRUD operations.
Are you a PHP developer who wants to learn the best PHP framework, Laravel? Do you want to migrate to PHP 7 for developing robust feature-rich web applications? If yes, this Learning Path is for you.
Laravel is a web application framework with expressive and elegant syntax. Laravel attempts to take the pain out of development by easing tasks that are most commonly used in web projects. PHP 7 is based on the PHPNG, so the performance gains realized from PHP 7 are huge.
Although Laravel 5 works well with the previous versions of PHP, the combination of PHP 7 and Laravel 5 can be used to create faster websites.
Packt’s Video Learning Paths are a series of individual video products put together in a logical and stepwise manner such that video builds on the skills learned in the video before it.
This Learning Path starts with an introduction to PHP 7 and then moves on to exploring its new and advanced features. You will also get acquainted with the basic and advanced object-oriented programming concepts and techniques. Next, you will learn how to install Laravel on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. You will then be introduced to the directory structure of a Laravel application, as well as the third-party dependencies, packages, and installation with Composer. Moving ahead, you will learn about the Laravel MVC structure: routes, controllers, models, views, and templates. Finally, you will build a simple web application using the CRUD operations and basic validations.
By the end of this Learning Path, you will be able to build your own applications using PHP 7 and Laravel.
About the Authors:
For this course, we have combined the best works of these esteemed authors:
Hiren Dave is a software engineer, blogger, and consultant with over 9 years of professional experience. He writes code in number of languages. He has a passion for developing web apps, mobile apps, writing books, and blog articles about programming. He has a solid experience of startups, as he manages products for few startups. He is also passionate about researching and learning new technologies and trends. He has also authored a book Instant Sencha Touch, published by Packt.