Getting Started with Scotch Box: Vagrant for the Absolute Beginner

Vagrant for the Absolute Beginner

This course is designed to accomplish two simple goals:

  1. Crash-Course Introduction to Vagrant for Beginners
  2. The benefits of Scotch Box on making your coding life easy

We'll cover everything you need to go to start developing locally with Vagrant. We'll:

  • Learn the basics of Vagrant
  • Learn why Scotch Box even exists and how it makes things easier
  • Learn the ins-and-outs of developing locally with Vagrant and Scotch Box
  • Install WordPress, Laravel, and more on Scotch Box in seconds

What is Scotch Box

Scotch Box a pre-configured Vagrant Box with a full array of features to get you up and running with Vagrant in no time.

A lot of PHP websites and applications don't require much server configuration or overhead at first. This box should have all your needs for doing most development so you don't have to worry about configuring Vagrant and you can simply focus on writing code.

No provisioning tools or setup is really even required with Scotch Box. Since everything is packaged into the box, running "vagrant" is super fast, you'll never have to worry about your environment breaking with updates, and you won't need Internet to code.