Author Archives: Svetlana Zemlyanskaya

Refactoring for classes in PhpStorm 6: Move Class

Moving code around is an essential part of application design and maintenance, but it may become a tedious task in modern code utilising namespaces and the PSR0 file layout convention. Move Class refactoring is a reliable tool that will remove … Continue reading

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Arrange your code automatically with PhpStorm (re)arranger

The easiest way to enhance code readability is to standardize its organization. For example, you can specify methods to be ordered after fields or keep dependent methods together. The good news is that starting with version 6, you can have … Continue reading

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Refactoring for Class Members in PhpStorm 6: Pull Up and Push Down

As you work on a big project, you often face the need to refactor your code to maintain it properly. Likewise, there are many situations when you start to add functionality from the bottom of the class hierarchy and then … Continue reading

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