What is PHP ?

Sharad Jaiswal
Written by Sharad Jaiswal

Posted On: Jul 01, 2018

 

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  •  Sharad Jaiswal
    Posted by Sharad Jaiswal
    • PHP (recursive acronym for PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor) is a widely-used open source general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for web development and can be embedded into HTML.

      Source http://php.net

    • PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor (or simply PHP) is a server-side scripting language designed for Web development, but also used as a general-purpose programming language. It was originally created by Rasmus Lerdorf in 1994, the PHP reference implementation is now produced by The PHP Group. PHP originally stood for Personal Home Page, but it now stands for the recursive initialism PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor.

      Source wikipedia.org

    • PHP Language or Hypertext Preprocessor is a highly popular server-side scripting language. It is very flexible and has a lot of innovative features. It is the fastest resource available for creating database–enabled dynamic websites. All the features and updates of PHP are available free of cost.

      Source quora.com

  •  Sharad Jaiswal
    Posted by Anil Singh

    PHP stands for PHP: Hypertext Pre-processor. It is a server scripting language, which uses for making dynamic and interactive Web pages. It is a widely-used, free to use and easy to learn. It is major influenced by Perl and somewhat by C, C++ and Java. It has functionality to run on cross platform as Unix, Linux or Windows and other 32-bit or 64-bit operating system. After the release of PHP 5.3 version in 2008, many major improvements implemented in PHP to meet modern world technique like as Oops (Object-oriented programming) and MVC (Model View Controller).

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