Liferay IDE is an extension for the Eclipse platform that supports development of Liferay Portal plugins. The Liferay IDE environment is fully integrated with Eclipse and is designed to work with build tools such as Gradle and Maven, and configuration tools like BndTools. Liferay IDE makes Liferay development easier. There are editors for Service Builder files, workflow definitions, layout templates, and more. You’ll find wizards for creating every kind of Liferay project there is, snippet for tag libraries, and auto-deploy of changes to plugins.
In this section of tutorials, you’ll learn how to install Liferay IDE and develop/manage Liferay modules using Liferay Workspace and other technologies.