Lets begin with Introduction to PHP and HTML in PHP. PHP has a wide range of applications. It’s possible to write standalone programs that run in our terminal using it:
echo "Hello PHP World!";
The code above will print the following to the terminal when run:
Hello PHP World!
However, PHP was created as a back-end web development language, specifically to work with HTML. PHP provided a simple mechanism for developers to generate HTML templates and fill them out programmatically in order to provide customized HTML to site visitors.
Although PHP has evolved into a powerful programming language that is used for more than just templating HTML, many web developers still consider PHP to be an important part of their tools.
In this lesson, we’ll look at the differences between the front-end and back-end, as well as how to generate HTML with PHP.
Here are some useful tools to help you along your journey!
Setting up an IDE (Integrated Development Environment) can be difficult for beginners. The Online Compiler will enable you to run your code inside your browser without the need to install an IDE. If you need a more detailed explanation of a specific topic, the best place to find answers is in the Official Documentation.