Install Laravel 5.8 Framework on Windows or Ubuntu

Install laravel on windows or ubuntu. In this article , We’ll show you how to Install Laravel 5.8, 5.7 & 5.6 Framework on Windows or Ubuntu system step by step and create a first laravel 5.8, 5.7 & 5.6 application. Install Laravel on Windows or Ubuntu in a matter of minutes.

What is Laravel?

Laravel is free open source “PHP framework” based on MVC design pattern .
It is created by Taylor Otwell. Laravel provides expressive and elegant syntax that helps in creating a wonderful web application easily and quickly.

What’s New in Laravel 5.8

  • Securing Laravel APIs with Auth0
  • Laravel Dump Server Integration
  • Laravel Nova
  • Guest User Gates / Policies
  • Email Verification
  • Optional Email Verification
  • URL Generator & Callable Syntax
  • Paginator
  • Improved Error Messages
  • Testing Artisan Commands

Install Laravel with Composer


  • Download and Install Composer
  • System Requirement
  • Create Project
  • Start Development Server
  • Conclusion

Install composer

If you are working with Ubuntu then Must Read, How to install composer in ubuntu Click Here

If you are working with Window then Must Read, How to install composer in windows Click Here

Server Requirements

The Laravel framework has a few system requirements. Before we will install laravel 5.8 on windows, read some system requirements.

  • PHP >= 7.1.3
  • OpenSSL PHP Extension
  • PDO PHP Extension
  • Mbstring PHP Extension
  • Tokenizer PHP Extension
  • XML PHP Extension
  • Ctype PHP Extension
  • JSON PHP Extension
  • BCMath PHP Extension

Install Laravel 5.8

Go to your desire directory where you want to install the laravel 5.8 project then type the below command in command prompt. It will install laravel 5.8  fresh setup on your system.

composer create-project --prefer-dist laravel/laravel blog

Wait for Laravel install

install laravel

After successfully install laravel setup. go to your directory and type the below command

sudo chmod  -R 777 storage

sudo chmod -R 777 bootstrap

Start Development Server

In this step to use the php artisan serve command .it will start your server locally

php artisan serve

If you want to run the project diffrent port so use this command

php artisan serve --port=8080 

You have successfully install laravel, Now Go to the browser and hit the

URL : http://localhost:8000/blog

If you are not run php artisan server command , direct go to your browser and type the url

URL : http://localhost/blog/public/

Laravel  Installation Process completed go to the browser and hit URL. http://localhost/project-name /public/, you will be see.

install laravel


You have successfully install latest version laravel on windows with composer.

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