Andre Liem

Laravel + Statics + Facade = Confusion for Newcomers

I recently found myself replying to a question on Quora Why-do-Laravel-developers-used-to-ignore-OOP-techniques-and-even-MVC “. At first it sounds like a pretty ignorant question, Laravel is MVC to its core, just like the many MVC frameworks out there. MVC is part of OOP, so what is he talking about? I already had a hunch that there was one thing that he was seeing in the community because I faced it when I first picked up Laravel. It can really be summed up by Facade + Static envy. Continue with reading