Jason Coward: Why PhpStorm is His IDE of Choice

by Jay Stephen Gilmore

Published on October 27, 2014

Over on his blog, MODX co-founder and Chief Architect, Jason (opengeek) Coward, shares why PhpStorm is his PHP IDE of choice.

Though PHP is just now getting to a point in it’s own development where useful refactorings can be automated through the IDE—and PhpStorm does a great job of supporting the refactorings that can be easily automated in PHP—the features and feel of PhpStorm are exactly what I would have expected from a JetBrains product. Everything is simple, intuitive, fast (for a Java-based IDE anyway) and stable.

If you’re looking for a serious development IDE for PHP, check out his post and test drive PhpStorm.

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