PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor) is one of the famous base languages for creation of dynamic presentation of content in websites. PHP programming language is popular among web developers world wide due to its easy to use properties, it has turn out to be developer friendly language for the website development work in the global web development world. Actually it is side scripting language for the development of web pages.
Due to its compatible properties it supports most common databases such as Oracle, Sybase and MySQL and has become most popular open source language for the developer’s world wide. Ultimately it is very helpful for the global business development.
Some of its popularity parameters are:
- Free availability with minimal maintenance
- Quality presentation properties
- Compatible properties with multiple servers like Apache and IIS
- Implanting property with HTML code
It is fourth most popular computer programming language in the world it comes after JAVA, C and VISUAL BASIC. It also helps in development of other frameworks engaged in rapid application development like Mambo, Drupal, Codeigniter, Symfony and CakePHP. Other uses of PHP are as under:
- Client side Graphical User Interface (GUI) applications
- Command-line scripting
- Web servers
- Operating systems
- Relational Database Systems (RDBMS)
There are various web development companies in the web world creating cost effective websites using PHP and ASP.NET languages and helping the internet business. To make the international web development business more productive, companies are focusing on all the other web developing tools such as internet marketing which is consisted of SEO (search engine optimization) and other web promotional activities.