What is PHP?


PHP, which stands for Hypertext Preprocessor, is a open source general purpose scripting language that is typically used for web development and can be embedded into HTML.

The server side scripting language is designed for web development, but it can also be used as a general purpose programming language.

With the ability to embed it into HTML code, or to use it in a combination with various web translate systems, web content management systems, and web frameworks, PHP code is a popular choice for many developers.

Why should you use PHP? Find out on the next page.

Name of Technology:

Hypertext Preprocessor

Year Introduced:


Invented by :

Zend Technologies

Open Source or Proprietary:

Open Source

Main technology category:

Scripting Language



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