LAMP++ JumpStart: 1stTools

After LAMP is locally installed
and you know your local web root path and url...
Then install all free Web Dev Tools for your OS below!

TOOL PURPOSE APPLE OS X MS WIN
ascii
editor
Read and edit raw
code text files.
TextWrangler NotePad++
web
browsers
Surf web pages. Chrome
FireFox
Chrome
FireFox
secure
file transfer
Move files to & from
hosted web site.
transmit winscp
command
shell window
Host command entry. Terminal cmd
log
watchers
Detect new entries
in error logs.
Console
source
code mgt
Track code changes. git + gitx msysgit
integrated
development
environments
"Complete"
Dev Tools Kit.
xCode Eclipse
NetBeans

LAMP CMS
Expert Roles, Skills + Learning Resources

Expert Role Core Skills Learning Resources
Front End Themer Advanced CSS, HTML,
Adobe Tools, JS, PHP
Dev / Integrator PHP, MySQL, JS
Database Admin SQL, Stored Procs,
Recovery, Scaling
Network SysAdmin Unix + TCP/IP