Technically speaking, you can use any text editor for PHP and Drupal development. In practice, PHP development environments significantly increase speed and quality of development, and even help avoiding common programming mistakes.

In this session I'm going to explain how most popular PHP development environments (PHPStorm, ZendStudio/PDT, Astana) can be set up to use Drupal coding standards, work with Xdebug and Drupal for Firebug debuggers, and git.

 

Location

Earth

Experience level

Intermediate

Keywords

IDE