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Introducing Laravel Spark

Matt Stauffer wrote another excellent article on Laravel. This time he gives a tour of Laravel Spark.

In case you’re still having a bit of trouble understanding what Spark is really about, Spark is a tool designed to make it quicker for you to spin up SaaS applications, and it handles user authentications, plans and payments and coupons, and team logic.

Most SaaSes have these same components: user accounts, Stripe-based payments, and different payment plans. And many have payment coupons and team payment options.

Rather than re-creating this functionality with every new Laravel app you create, just use Spark, and you’ll get all that and a free SaaS landing page to boot.


Freek Van der Herten is a partner and developer at Spatie, an Antwerp based company that specializes in creating web apps with Laravel. After hours he writes about modern PHP and Laravel on this blog. When not coding he’s probably rehearsing with his kraut rock band. He loves waffles and butterflies.