What is PHP ?
What is PHP used for?
You now know what PHP is and you have a general understand of it. So next, you may be asking yourself what is PHP used for. Well, in general, PHP adds functionality to your website that HTML alone cannot achieve. For example, PHP can preform many calculations from finding the day to all kinds of mathematical equations. Another important thing it can do is collect information from users of you website. It could be something like having an address book or a converter to posting on a forum. Another big thing you’d use PHP for is interacting with MySQL databases. That allows you to make a log-in system for search system. The final thing I’m going to cover in this article is that using PHP and GD library can help you create graphics for your website. This could be used for something simple like make changeable avatars.
I hope now you have a better understand of PHP and I look forward to seeing you use it.(About)
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