|You can use a simple text editor like Notepad to develop a website in PHP and HTML. I personally use Notepad++ exclusively for my web development projects. It's like Notepad on steroids with such helpful tools as line numbering, syntax highlighting, spell check, file tabs, and supports a huge number of software and web languages.|
Here are a few helpful resources for the other part of your query.
PHP - http://w3schools.com/php/default.asp
PHP (and HTML) connection to MySQL - http://w3schools.com/php/php_mysql_...
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