You need help with a class or method.
You know that Laravel is constantly evolving and want to find the most recent source of helpful information about a specific class or method.
Visit Laravel Docs.
Your first stop should be the official web site, Laravel.com. This site contains the Official documentation for the latest version.
Another great source is the Laravel API site. Here you can browse through documentation generated from the code itself.
Don't forget the packages Laravel uses.
The official Laravel sources for the documentation and API presented above are great starting points, but part of the power of Laravel is how it leverages other stable systems into it's framework using Composer.
Here's a list of some of the major components used by Laravel with links to the documentation.
- Monolog - Laravel's
Logfacade is built on Monolog.
- Carbon - Laravel uses
Carbon, an excellent extension to PHP's
- Swift Mailer - Laravel's
- Symfony - Laravel provide many components built from Symfony components.