Introduction of PHP tutorial for beginners and experience in details

PHP is a server-side scripting language. which is used to develop a dynamic website or static websites or web applications. PHP’s full form is Hypertext Pre-Processor, which earlier stood for Personal Home Pages.

The PHP script can only be interpreted on those servers where PHP installed. a web browser is required for client computers for accessing the PHP scripts.

A PHP file contains only PHP tags and PHP file save with the extension “.PHP”

Tutorial scan (PHP Tutorial) helps you to learn PHP scripting language in an easy way, with the help of PHP scripting language. you make a dynamic website for your business and personal purpose. the tutorial scan covers all topics in PHP such as PHP introduction, control statement, functions, arrays, strings, PHP form, PHP file, PHP mail, PHP MySQL, etc.

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In Key Points: What is PHP?

  • it’s is an open-source language.
  • Executed at the server-side and generates the dynamic page.
  • universally it is known as hypertext preprocessor. (full form)
  • There is no need for compilation mean PHP is an interpreted language.
  • It is also known as the server-side scripting language.
  • Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP) is faster than another scripting language such as asp and java server pages.
  • Always PHP file must be saved with the .php extension.

In this tutorial, you will Learn these Topics

  • Write your first PHP Program?
  • use of PHP
  • PHP File Extensions
  • Why use PHP?
  • What is PHP used for & Market share
  • What is Scripting Language?
  • Scripting VS Programming Language
  • What does PHP stand for?
  • PHP Features

1) Write your first PHP Program:-

File: welcome.php


2) use of PHP

nowadays PHP is widely used in web development to make the dynamic website. but you have the knowledge of these technologies such as-

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Bootstrap
  • Javascript
  • JQuery
  • XML and JSON

PHP Features

Platform: open-source software: PHP source is available on the web, download free without paying any cost, and developed all the version of PHP according to your requirement.

Compatibility: all local servers used today like Apache, IIS, etc.

Embedded:  Allow the host application to compile and execute PHP scripts in-process, it easily embedded within HTML tags and script.

Performance: PHP script executes much faster than those scripts such as java server pages (JSP) & Active Server Pages (ASP).

Platform Independent: PHP is available for WINDOWS, MAC, LINUX & UNIX operating system.

PHP Function