Installing Laravel 4

Laravel is one of the most successful PHP frameworks at the moment in the PHP world, and ServerGrove servers are support it right out of the box.

To install and start using Laravel 4, follow these steps:

  1. If Composer is not already installed in your VPS or Shared Host, install Composer first

  2. Install Laravel via Composer

  3. Change the permissions of the app/storage folder to readable and writable by Apache

  4. In your Control Panel, change the document root so it points to your public folder

And that’s it! You have a fully functional and ready to use Laravel 4 installation in your Server.