In this category you’ll find everything about PHP. This abbreviation means “PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor” (originally “Personal Homepage Tools”). PHP is a scripting language with a syntax which is a little alike C and Perl. It is used primary for creating dynamic web-content and has a connection to databases. It is distributed below the PHP-Licence.
Practically every big website is basing on PHP. Many things are possible because of database support and the dynamic creation of content. Every CMS uses PHP for example to even exist. Maintenance and expansion of content is so much easier with PHP. Also bulletin boards or portals like Facebook can exist only because of PHP.
In this category you’ll find many examples and tips. With these snippets you’ll be able to expand your website with many useful functions. Please be aware that your web-server also needs to support PHP. Especially free hoster cut support often. So choose wisely and have a look on what functionalities you’re getting.