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Drunk with the power of composer plugins

Christopher Pitt posted a tutorial on creating composer plugins on the Sitepoint blog.

Composer is the sharpest tool in the toolbox of the modern PHP developer. The days of manual dependency management are in the distant past, and in their place we have wonderful things like Semver.

Recent changes have made it much easier to develop Composer plugins.


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.