PHP
What is PHP and why it is used?

PHP is a server side scripting language that is embedded in HTML. It is used to manage dynamic content, databases, session tracking, even build entire e-commerce sites. It is integrated with a number of popular databases, including MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle, Sybase, Informix, and Microsoft SQL Server.

PHP front end or backend?

PHP is a programming language for back end development only. JavaScript, in turn, was initially designed as a front end development language. But with the introduction of Node.

Features of PHP?

  • Simple - It is very simple and easy to use, compare to other scripting language it is very simple and easy, this is widely used all over the world.
  • Faster - It is faster than other scripting language e.g. asp and jsp.
  • Open Source - Open source means you no need to pay for use php, you can free download and use.
  • Real-Time Access Monitoring - PHP provides access logging by creating the summary of recent accesses for the user.
  • Error Reporting - PHP have some predefined error reporting constants to generate a warning or error notice.