Style Guide


This document provides the coding standards and guidelines for php developers and teams working on or with Bluewater MVC. The subjects covered are:


Good coding standards are important in any development project, particularly when multiple developers are working on the same project. Having coding standards helps to ensure that the code is of high quality, has fewer bugs, and is easily maintained.


I did not come up with this entire style guide in a vacuum. I found parts and pieces from several sources, many that had better ideas than my own, many that articulated my idea better than I did.

There are probably a few more that I’ve lost track of.