Hypertext Preprocessor is a general-purpose programming language!
|Latest Version||PHP 8.0.7 (64-bit)|
Windows XP64 / Vista64 / Windows 7 64 / Windows 8 64 / Windows 10 64
|Updated||June 03, 2021|
|Author||PHP Development Team|
PHP 64 bit (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.
Instead of lots of commands to output HTML (as seen in C or Perl), pages contain HTML with embedded code that does "something" (in this case, output "Hi, I'm a PHP script!"). The code is enclosed in special start and end processing instructions that allow you to jump into and out of "PHP mode."
The best things in using PHP are that it is extremely simple for a newcomer, but offers many advanced features for a professional programmer. Don't be afraid to read the long list of PHP's features. You can jump in, in a short time, and start writing simple scripts in a few hours.