Here we will provide you the steps to setup laravel in your local machine. Before this , you should install XAMPP/MAMP on your computer.Also Laravel needs Composer program to manage its extensions. If you have not downloaded composer yet, then you van download it from the site of Laravel or via the website

Now to install Laravel on the localhost, follow the below steps.
Here i have provided the steps to setup in MAMP. You can use Xampp for windows and follow the steps.

Step 1: open cmd/terminal & type php -v
Step 2: enter the following command
             curl -s | bash -s 5.6
Step 3:Download & Install Composer
           cd /Applications/MAMP/htdocs
           curl -sS | php

Step 4:Download & install Laravel
      php composer.phar create-project laravel/laravel –prefer-dist
php composer.phar create-project laravel/laravel folder-name

Step 5: Go to htdocs directory & update composer   

cd /Applications/MAMP/htdocs/laravel 
php /Applications/MAMP/htdocs/composer.phar update

Step 6: Start MAMP & run the following command     

php artisan serve           

  It will start laravel. Follow that url & run in browser            

Now your new Laravel project will be successfully installed and run.

Now you can see in above snap that laravel is installed.
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