> PHP which stands for Hypertext Preprocessor is a web server-side scripting language designed for web development.
> It is a general purpose programming language that can be used for multiple applications such as setting-up security for web information and manipulation of data within database more especially MySQL as we will see later in our tutorials and much more.
> PHP helps in making work easy especially when using the inbuilt functions and connecting to a database.
> It supports over 56% of established websites nowadays and some of the websites that use PHP technology include;
> Learning PHP is very simple and does not necessarily require that you must have basic programming knowledge. We are going to learn everything about php in the simplest way possible even for beginners.