Author Archives: Mikhail Vink

JetBrains & shortcutFoo PhpStorm/WebStorm hotkeys tournament

JetBrains and shortcutFoo have come together to sponsor this month’s PhpStorm/WebStorm hotkeys Tournament. Prove your knowledge of all the nifty hotkeys in WebStorm and PhpStorm and win a prize! Enter tournament now! ShortcutFoo was created by programmers for programmers in … Continue reading

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Webinar – What’s New in PhpStorm 8: Evolving with You, October 7th

Join us Tuesday, October 7th, 16:00 – 17:00 CEST (10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EDT, check other zones) for a free webinar, What’s New in PhpStorm 8: Evolving with You with Maarten Balliauw. PhpStorm 8, released on 16th September 2014, brings even more emerging … Continue reading

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Smart Backspace in PhpStorm 8

PhpStorm 8 brings smarter Backspace key behavior: it doesn’t just remove indents and white spaces, but does so according to your code style settings. This new setting called Smart Backspace Indent makes editing code much more convenient. Feel free to slam it repeatedly and … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 8.0.1 bug fix update is available

Note: If your license key is not transferred from the previous version to PhpStorm 8 please enter it again on the first launch or follow the workaround. Sorry for inconvenience. Just a few days after the PhpStorm 8 release, we … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 8 released: Blade, Behat, WordPress, Remote PHP interpreters, multiple carets/selections, and more

PhpStorm 8, the new major release of our professional PHP IDE, is now available for download! Read all about the new features and improvements on the PhpStorm website. This release champions the needs of developers working with proven and emerging web technologies, … Continue reading

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JetBrains & Zend technology partnership brings integration between PhpStorm and Zend Server

Today we are glad to announce that Zend and JetBrains team up to integrate PhpStorm and Zend Server, bringing in-context visibility and insight to developers with the help of both tools. Zend Server is an integrated platform for mobile and … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 8 EAP 138.2071

PhpStorm 8 EAP 138.2071 is available for download. This update brings support for PSR-2 code formatting of multi-line arguments, support for Behat 3 Turnip regular expressions, and many bug fixes (see full list in our issue tracker)… Improvements of IntelliJ platform and web changes are … Continue reading

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Quick edits with PhpStorm 8: Working with single files without a project & built-in Scratch plugin

Quick changes to a single file (like a configuration file or just some non-project file) require quick solutions, and creating a full PhpStorm project seems like overkill to change a line or two. The same applies to creating quick drafts. … Continue reading

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PhpStorm 8 Public Preview

We are glad to announce a Public Preview of the upcoming major release of PhpStorm 8. PhpStorm 8 Public Preview build 138.1901 is available, bringing a lot of interesting features and major improvements.

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Symfony Development using PhpStorm

For more than a year developers working on projects built with Symfony2 framework have enjoyed dedicated Symfony2 Open Source plugin maintained by Daniel Espendiller. With over 730,000 downloads to date, this plugin enhances PhpStorm’s advanced features, adding many Symfony2-specific features using … Continue reading

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