Surely you could use Notepade!Just like you write HTML!
There are many PHP edit tools :Some of these tools are listed below:
EditPlus (A very good editor!Support Granmmar Highlight!Multidocument context)
PhpEdit(Support PHP.SQL.HTML,TXT format edit)
TurberPHP(One of my friends' software,like DevStudio,a very cool software)
You could use these editor to write your PHP code file!Then open your Personal
Web Server(such as Apache and PWS).Run IE ,input file address to run it!
If there are errors ,the IE will show you the error!You could correct it!
Stongly suggest you using EditPlus !It's a really good software!All the
member of our exploring group use it!
Have a good time!