Creating a Lumen Package

Lumen packages are a great way to incorporate some pre-made functionality into your app. They work just like Laravel packages, but when creating one for Lumen, one needs to change a couple things to make it work. Luckily it's quite simple to update a package to be used between Laravel and Lumen. Here we'll create a Lumen package from scratch. The package will have a very simple service to request posts from some Instagram tag. If you're unfamiliar with connecting applications to Instagram, or with Lumen/Laravel in general, you might want to get up to par on that before »