Laravel 4 is the fourth major version of the Laravel framework. A stable release date of May, 2013 was announced by Taylor Otwell at Laracon Washington on the 23rd February, 2013. The first beta was announced by Taylor Otwell on the 15th January, 2013. Version 4 was officially launched on May 28, 2013.

 

  1. Create a download diretory
    curl -sS https://getcomposer.org/installer | php

    Follow onscreen instructions if the download failed

  2. Installing Composer
    Mac/Linux

    mv composer.phar /usr/local/bin/composer

    or

    sudo mv composer.phar /usr/local/bin/composer

    Windows

    Download and run Composer-Setup.exe https://getcomposer.org/Composer-Setup.exe

  3. And you’re done

 

Now to install Laravel you onlly need to call the following line:

composer create-project laravel/laravel

 

From here on you can follow the Laravel Quickstart documentation.

 

I hope this helps, Let me know in the comments.