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Laravel 5 Cookbook Changelog

# Changelog

### Current Version

- Version: 3.0

- Status: complete.

### Releases

11/21/17: All chapters of Laravel 5 Cookbook, 3rd Edition are now available.

### Old Releases

**01/04/16:** Draft version 0.1 is released


Laravel 5 Cookbook Status

+ Buy now and grab it at a good price!

+ This book supports Laravel 5.2 and **Laravel 5.5** (can be used for Laravel 5.3, Laravel 5.4 too).

+ November 21, 2017: Laravel 5 Cookbook, 3rd Edition is available.

+ Release Date: 4th April 2016

A PHP 7 / Laravel package to create slugs

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To install that package you just need to put the provided Spatie\Sluggable\HasSlug-trait on

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The basics of route model binding ---------------------------------

Let's assume that a common

Laravel 5.2 is released!

Laravel 5.2 is now officially released!

There are many new features. Let's check them out: **Middleware Groups** ---------------------

Middleware groups is a really good feature that you may want. You can now apply group of middlware