Learn to make your job easier and your code more accurate by choosing from a selection of general-purpose and PHP-specific code editors and IDEs.
- Hey, Joe Lowery here. Thanks for checking out Choosing a PHP Editor. A coding professional needs professional coding tools and in this course we're going to survey the field to find out what suits you best. We'll start by covering what features are drop dead essential, like code hinting and syntax checking. Then, we'll look into productivity enhancements, such as snippets and database functionality. Once we know what to look for, we'll examine the most popular all-purpose code editors, because many web professionals work with a plethora of technologies and prefer a flexible, all-in-one toolset.
Finally, for those who prefer a laser-like focus, we'll dive deep into the PHP specific editors and explore the spectrum of available tools from absolutely free to high-end commercial. Sound good? Well then let's get going with Choosing a PHP Editor.