Install PHP 7 on Windows
Install composer on windows
Install composer on Unix based systems
Download and install Git bash.
Download and install VirtualBox host.
Mac and Windows:
Download and install Vagrant by HashiCorp.
Linux (to download the 2.2.7 version and remove ruby warnings):
curl https://releases.hashicorp.com/vagrant/2.2.7/vagrant_2.2.7_x86_64.deb -O sudo dpkg -i vagrant_2.2.7_x86_64.deb rm vagrant_2.2.7_x86_64.deb vagrant -v
Run the following command in your terminal to install homestead on vagrant
vagrant box add laravel/homestead
Download atom and install some Laravel plugins for it.