Installing a Laravel app on Heroku

Matt Stauffer writes:

Heroku has had PHP support for a while, but it’s been a definitively second-class citizen. Yesterday Heroku announced a huge boost in their PHP support, including out-of-the-box Composer support and an intention to become a legitimate destination for hosting modern PHP apps.

So, let’s take a look at the fastest and simplest way to get a stock Laravel install up and running on Heroku.