Visual Studio vs. PhpStorm vs. NetBeans IDE

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Description

What is Visual Studio?

Visual Studio is a suite of component-based software development tools and other technologies for building powerful, high-performance applications.

What is PhpStorm?

PhpStorm is a PHP IDE which keeps up with latest PHP & web languages trends, integrates a variety of modern tools, and brings even more extensibility with support for major PHP frameworks.

What is NetBeans IDE?

NetBeans IDE is FREE, open source, and has a worldwide community of users and developers.

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Companies

What companies use Visual Studio?
796 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio
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75 companies on StackShare use NetBeans IDE

Integrations

What tools integrate with Visual Studio?
15 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio
What tools integrate with PhpStorm?
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What tools integrate with NetBeans IDE?
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What are some alternatives to Visual Studio, PhpStorm, and NetBeans IDE?

  • IntelliJ IDEA - Capable and Ergonomic IDE for JVM
  • Android Studio - Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA
  • Xcode - The complete toolset for building great apps
  • WebStorm - The smartest JavaScript IDE

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