When it comes to PHP debugging… You like to know what’s going on don’t you! So you are tired or using
var_dump($myVar) because the printout is messed up with your HTML? Here is the Grail: a beautiful Debug PHP Function.
This one will display the complete set of calls (backtrace) as well as the variable/class/array to print out, in a flashy Yellow/Purple/Red/Cyan color set different for each type of variable. The z-index or 999 and the set of styles associated will make sure that it’s always visible.