Minimalist is a wrapper of mrclay/minify which integrates it into Laravel's View engine.
Add itrulia/minimalist to composer.json.
Run composer update to pull down the latest version of Minimalist. Now open up app/config/app.php and add the service provider to your providers array.
'providers' => array(
Rename your View file to NAME.blade.min.php, it is enough if you rename your layout file.