Laravel: The Bright FutureMay 13, 2015
Laravel is a free, open-source PHP web application framework, created by Taylor Otwell and intended for the development of web applications following the model–view–controller (MVC) architectural pattern. Prominent Laravel features include its expressive syntax, a modular packaging system with a dedicated dependency manager, different ways for accessing relational databases, and various utilities that aid in application deployment and maintenance.
According to a December 2013 developers survey on PHP frameworks popularity, Laravel was listed as the most popular PHP framework of 2013, followed by Phalcon, Symfony2, CodeIgniter and others. As of August 2014, Laravel is the most poular framework.