A Playground for PHP Developers

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phplab.io offers you a collaborative, interactive, real-time tool for writing PHP code online, right from your browser


Learn as you code with built-in access to the PHP manual, bytecode analysis, and abstract syntax tree graphs


Engage with friends, peers, colleagues, or with the world, as you code, through our real-time chat directly in your browser

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phplab is the only online platform that supports a fully immersive experience where coding, learning, and socializing are all rolled into one place! Let's create an awesome experience for people from all over the world to share, network, and learn how to code in PHP together, in real time. There's no additional software to install. Anyone is welcome to join.

We integrate with gitlab, github, stackoverflow, and the PHP online documentation. Support for the latest stable versions of PHP including PHP 7!