What is PHP?
PHP is an acronym for PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor. It is a scripting language integrated in HTML. It manages dynamic content, databases and session tracking and can build entire e-commerce sites. PHP is embedded with various popular databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, Sybase, Informix, and Microsoft SQL Server.
What is PHP used for?
PHP performs system functions, i.e. from files on a system and it can create, open, read, write, and close them. It can handle forms, i.e. gather data from files, save data to a file, email you can send data, return data to the user. Using PHP allows you to restrict users to access some pages of your website.
What are the advantages of PHP?
are some advantages of PHP:
- Easy to Learn
- Extremely Flexible
- Easy Integration and Compatibility
- Efficient Performanc
- Gives Web Developer More Control
The latest and stable version of PHP
The latest version of PHP is version 8 released on November 26, 2020.