Maven Tutorial – A complete tutorial with code examples. This tutorial is an advanced maven tutorial meant to make you a Hero in Apache maven.

Apache Maven is a software project management and comprehension tool. Based on the concept of a project object model (POM), Maven can manage a project’s build, reporting, and documentation from a central piece of information.


  • Programming knowledge in Java.
  • JDK 8 installed on your system.
  • Apache Maven 3.3 or higher installed.
  • Optional – Spring STS or IntelliJ as an IDE for running and debugging the code.

Course Contents – Advanced Maven Tutorial

  1. Introduction to Apache Maven
  2. Maven installations on Mac, Windows, and Linux
  3. Create a simple maven project
  4. Maven core concepts – repositories, dependency management & scopes
  5. Another maven project example – create a spark API application in Maven
  6. Maven build lifecycle, phases, goals & effective pom
  7. Maven plugins in-depth
  8. Essentials maven plugins for every developer.
  9. Maven site for project documentation

Upcoming maven articles

  • Build a multi-module maven project from scratch
  • Maven Enterprise project with Bill of Material – Maven BOM example
  • A discussion on Maven used in Popular OpenSource projects.
  • Maven vs Gradle
  • Top Maven Interview Questions

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