How do you start with coding in PHP?

PHP is a simple language anyone can learn, with some knowledge in HTML, CSS and Javascript.

PHP files (contain .php extension) can contain text, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP code. PHP code are executed on the server, and the result is returned to the browser as plain HTML, although you are not limited to output HTML. You can output images, PDF files, and even Flash movies. You can also output any text, such as XHTML and XML.

To start coding in PHP, you need –

  • Find a web host with PHP and MySQL support
  • Install a web server on your own PC, and then install PHP and MySQL


You can read this article in detail here.

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