Laravel “Parts”

Laravel consists of many pieces. Some of them have their own names. This is a list of some of them with their respective explanations:

  • Laravel Framework
    • Artisan = CLI
    • Eloquent = ORM
    • Query Builder
    • Blade = Templates
    • Laravel Mix = Compiling Assets (Webpack)
    • Laravel Elixir = Compiling Assets (gulp)
    • Laravel Dusk = Browser Tests
    • Laravel Echo = JS WebSocket Library for Laravel
  • Development Environments
    • Laravel Homestead = Windows, Mac, Linux
    • Laravel Valet = Mac only
  • Official Packages
    • Laravel Cashier = Billing
    • Laravel Envoy = Task Runner
    • Laravel Passport = API Authentication
    • Laravel Scout = Search
    • Laravel Socialite = OAuth
  • Ecosystem