Wonderful World of Composer

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What you'll be learning

Welcome to the wonderful world of Composer - the Dependency Manager for PHP!

In this Screencast, you'll learn how to install and configure Composer and use it to integrate third-party libraries into any PHP project (even something like Wordpress!). This includes:

  • How Composer makes sharing awesome again
  • Downloading the composer.phar file
  • Creating the composer.json file
  • Installing the external libraries
  • Handling autoloading
  • Understanding the composer.lock file
  • The update versus install command
  • The require command
  • Storing in version control

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Ryan Weaver Leanna Pelham

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