Laravel Design Patterns and Best Practices

Laravel Design Patterns and Best Practices

By: Arda Kilicdagi (author), H. Ibrahim Yilmaz (author)Paperback

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This book is a practical guide packed with clear examples that will help you get to grips with the best practices in Laravel design patterns to create advanced web applications. This book is intended for web application developers working with Laravel who want to increase the efficiency of their web applications. It assumes that you have some experience with the Laravel PHP framework and are familiar with coding OOP methods.

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Arda Kilicdagi is a PHP/MySQL/JavaScript/Linux programmer and server administrator from Turkey. He has been developing applications with PHP since 2005. He administers the Turkish national support site of the world famous open source content management script, PHP-Fusion. He's also one of the international developers and a member of the management team of CMS, and he plays an important role in CMS's future. He has worked as a developer and has experience on projects such as Begendy (an exclusive private shopping website) and Futbolkurdu (a local soccer news website). He has experience working with the Facebook API, the Twitter API, and PayPal's Adaptive Payment API (used on crowdfunding websites such as KickStarter). He's also experienced with JavaScript, and he's infusing his applications with JavaScript and jQuery, both on frontend and backend sides. He has developed applications using CodeIgniter and CakePHP for about 4 years, but these PHP frameworks didn't suit his needs completely, and that's why he decided to use another framework for his projects. After getting introduced to Laravel, he has developed all his applications with it. He's also interested in Unix and Linux, and he uses Linux on a daily basis. He's administering the world's best-known microcomputer, Raspberry Pi's biggest Turkish community website, Raspberry Pi Turkiye Toplulugu (Raspberry Pi Turkish Community Website). Before authoring this book, Arda has written two other books. The first book is Laravel Application Development Blueprints, Packt Publishing, coauthored by H. Ibrahim YILMAZ. The second book, Raspberry Pi, Dikeyeksen Consulting & Publishing, is written in Turkish. H. Ibrahim YILMAZ is a daddy, developer, geek, and an e-commerce consultant from Turkey. After his education at Munster University, Germany, he worked as a developer and software coordinator in over a dozen ventures. During this period, he developed the usage of APIs such as Google, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Grooveshark, and PayPal. Currently, he's focused on creating his company about concurrent computing, Big Data, and game programming. He writes articles on Erlang, Riak, functional programming, and Big Data on his personal blog at He is a big Pink Floyd fan, playing bass guitar is his hobby, and he writes poems at He has a daughter called Iklim. He lives in a house full of Linux boxes in Istanbul, Turkey.

Product Details

  • publication date: 25/07/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781783287987
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 106
  • ID: 9781783287987
  • weight: 195
  • ISBN10: 1783287985

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