PhpStorm Alternatives

    PhpStorm is described as 'Enjoy productive PHP and web development with PhpStorm' and is a well-known app in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to PhpStorm for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is Visual Studio Code, which is free. Other great apps like PhpStorm are Apache NetBeans (Free, Open Source), Eclipse (Free, Open Source), VSCodium (Free, Open Source) and Bluefish Editor (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 25, 2021

    1. VS Code is more than just a code editor, it provides the tools and extensions to compile, debug, compare, refactor, and even manage code repositories all within a highly-customised development environment.
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      Visual Studio Code vs PhpStorm opinions
      Some users think Visual Studio Code is a great alternative to PhpStorm, some don't.
      lugotal PHPStorm is a fully-fledged IDE whereas Visual Studio Code is a customizable text editor.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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      moscode Visual Studio Code is not Similar to PHPStrom. php strom is IDE
      Negative comment about 2 years ago

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      VSCode is designed for all languages, but PhpStorm specially designed for php.
      Negative comment 9 months ago

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      Blazing fast, open source.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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    2. Development Environment, Tooling Platform and Application Framework.

      Discontinued

      Python plugin for NetBeans (nbPython) has been discontinued since v8.1

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      Apache NetBeans vs PhpStorm opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Apache NetBeans is a great alternative to PhpStorm.
      Veritable ide with advenced auto completation (file analyse and avenced php support)
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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    3. Eclipse is an extensible development platform with runtimes and application frameworks for building, deploying and managing software across the entire software lifecycle.
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      Eclipse vs PhpStorm opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Eclipse is a great alternative to PhpStorm.
      Eclipse (plus xDebug & xampp) works well and is completely free. Eclipse itself is easy to install but tracking down the correct php items to install and configure for php and xdebug is at least time consuming if not difficult.
      Positive comment about 6 years ago

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    4. This repository contains a build file to generate FLOSS release binaries of Microsoft's VSCode.
    5. Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdesigners, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code. Bluefish supports many programming and markup languages, and it focuses on editing dynamic and interactive websites.
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    6. Aptana Studio is a complete web development environment that combines powerful authoring tools with a collection of online hosting and collaboration services that help you and your team do more. Includes support for PHP, CSS, FTP, and more...
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      Most users think Aptana Studio is a great alternative to PhpStorm.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • wxWidgets
      CodeLite is an open-source, cross platform IDE for the C/C++/PHP and Node.js programming languages.
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    7. TextMate brings Apple's approach to operating systems into the world of text editors. By bridging UNIX underpinnings and GUI, TextMate cherry-picks the best of both worlds to the benefit of expert scripters and novice users alike.
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    8. Codiad is an open source, web-based, cloud IDE and code editor with minimal footprint and requirements

      Discontinued

      "Given its age and number of viable alternatives now available, Codiad is no longer under active maintenance by core contributors."

      https://github.com/Codiad/Codiad/commit/19c9223d70ca0eb164b6891b6e1350c75a62e8f2

      Codiad vs PhpStorm opinions
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      It is the same concept except for the fact that it is still under heavy development and not yet has a compiler
      Positive comment about 6 years ago

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    9. Textadept is a fast, minimalist, and ridiculously extensible cross-platform text editor for programmers.
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