Learn how to make yourself type less and do more. A good framework helps but you still have to type the functions, routes etc.
Follow these suggestions and you will find yourself doing less typing and being more productive.
- Use a good text-editor Sublime Text 3
- Use snippets for everything: php, css, js, blade, framework...
- Remember keyboard shortcuts: find and replace, switch project, select tag, show side by side...
- If you can, create macros from the keyboard shortcuts you use the most
- Always work with syntax highlights
- Use some sort of git integration if you are using it on a daily basics
- Use clipboard managers for managing repetative tasks
Copy, paste, snippets and macros are your best friends.