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How to start a new Laravel 5 project with Homestead - quick reference

I wrote this short get-started guide mainly for my own use, to have a reference handy to quickly set up a new Laravel project with a MySQL database. But as I felt the need to write it, one might find some interest in it as well.

Install and deploy a Pelican blog using Fabric - Part 4: workflow, extras and conclusion

Alright! This was a bit of a long road, but we are finally getting there. In the previous part, we used Fabric to fully provision a server and pull our content from a Git repository. In this fourth and last part, we are going to review a complete worklow, take a few extra steps to complete our blog and conclude our journey.

Install and deploy a Pelican blog using Fabric - Part 3: Fabric

In part 2, we covered the installation and configuration of Pelican in our local environment. It is now time to provision our server and publish content using Fabric.

Install and deploy a Pelican blog using Fabric - Part 2: installation and configuration

In part 1, we set up a local environment containing everything Pelican requires to run properly. Let's move on to the installation and configuration of Pelican itself.

Install and deploy a Pelican blog using Fabric - Part 1: local environment

This series of articles will walk you through the different steps to install, setup and deploy your first Pelican blog (just like this one).

How to use Vagrant for local web development

This article shows how to quickly get up and running with Vagrant, to create and use local Virtual Machines as development environments, all with a single command. This is indeed written from a web developer's standing point, and...

How to use Vagrant on Windows

This article shows how to deal with Windows' specificities while trying to work with Vagrant.

I've got a blog

Yeah, finally.