PHP is Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP) is a server scripting language is use for making a web pages
PHP is an open source software it is free for use
PHP supports large range of databases like MySQL, Oracle, Sybase, Solid, PostgreSQL etc.
PHP File Extension
A PHP file consists of texts or HTML tags and scripts with a file extension of “.php”.
PHP code are executed on the server side and the result in to the browser as plain HTML
Use of PHP
- Using PHP coding we can generate dynamic pages content
- PHP can create, write, read, open, delete and close files on the server
- PHP can collect data from form
- PHP can insert, delete, update and delete data in your database.
Simple Example of PHP
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <body> <?php echo "Hello World!"; ?> </body> </html>