Use GitHub Atom Editor for PHP Development

Atom Editor + PHP


GitHub’s Atom Editor is a popular Code Editor for Developers. It can be installed for free on Windows, Mac, and Linux and includes built-in support for PHP.

A widely used PHP Server plugin/package is recommended here for development with PHP.

GitHub Atom Editor

PHP Server Package

When you install PHP on your computer you can then use the PHP Server extension with Atom to launch a site. It works perfectly with FastSitePHP, simply right-click on the [index.php] file and select [PHP Server here].

Atom PHP Server Package


You will then see FastSitePHP launch (or the starter site) in your default browser.

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