What is the best lightweight IDE for PHP development?

+5 Altaf Husain Neva · February 9, 2015
I am starting a new project in PHP. And need a good IDE with basic functionality like code highlighter, project management etc. I have already worked with Notepad++ and Dreamweaver. Please suggest me something else. Which should be completely free.

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0 Bernard Pyc0d333 Parah · March 6, 2015
you need to download the community edition..it is free.
0 Diego Mariani · March 6, 2015
I suggest PHPStorm and SublimeText 3. For Mac developers can be useful Coda also
0 Atilla Arda Açıkgöz · May 9, 2015
jetbrains phpstorm is the best ide you can find in the market right now. Since people tend to code in notepad++ or sublime you can modify them as well.You might wanna check phpstorm btw. It also provides free licence for students. Big plus here

0 Stas Ustimenko · May 22, 2015
My choice is Codelobster: http://www.codelobster.com 
It is really fast and free IDE
0 sarika singh · May 22, 2015
you can try PSPAD too . its nice ... http://www.pspad.com/en/download.php
0 Logan Lohman · May 11, 2015
I recently found out about Brackets and I enjoy the simplicity of the program.  I had previously used Notepad++ and before that Dreamweaver CS5.
0 Sampan Verma · May 5, 2015
the best lightweight code editor is Notepad.
Else remain Sublime Text3. Buy it. You can make fortunes on it.
WebStorms is also a good one but not free.
Brackets is the one I like.
Sublime Text is not free but there is ATOM which is completely free and almost the same as Sublime Text

So Download ATOM its 100mb



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