20 Essential Extensions for Laravel and PHP Development in VSCode
Including for TailwindCSS, code formatting and icons!
Visual Studio Code (VSCode) is a powerful tool for developers, and its flexibility is expanded through extensions.
If you are a Laravel developer, there are a number of extensions available that can make your coding experience more efficient and enjoyable.
Here are 21 essential extensions for Laravel development in VSCode:
Simplifies running Artisan commands directly from VSCode.
Provides useful snippets to make coding easier in Blade, Laravel’s templating engine.
Adds automatic spacing and organization to Blade code.
Enhances VSCode’s artificial intelligence to provide more relevant suggestions when working with Laravel.
Facilitates quick navigation between controllers and views in Laravel.
Enables efficient navigation between routes, controllers and views.
Offers a collection of Laravel snippets to speed up development.
Simplifies navigation between components in Laravel.
Allows quick creation of new Laravel views.
Automatically formats Blade code for better readability.
Helps with automatic resolution of PHP namespaces.
Adds syntax highlighting and Laravel .env file support.
A package that brings together several essential extensions for Laravel development.
Provides autocomplete and Tailwind CSS support.
Adds colorful icons for different file types in VSCode.
Makes viewing and rendering Markdown documents in VSCode easier.
18. PHP Intelephense
Offers advanced code assistance and analysis features for PHP.
19. PHP DocBlocker
Simplifies the creation of documentation blocks for PHP code.
20. PHPDoc Comment
Assists in creating and formatting PHPDoc comments.
Take advantage of these extensions to streamline your workflow when developing Laravel applications in Visual Studio Code!