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Introduction to PHP: Conclusion

PHP is a great tool for writing dynamic web pages. Non-technical users can easily learn a few handy tricks to make their web pages easier to manage, and more useful.

Because its syntax resembles most C-like languages, any Computer Science student is able to learn it very quickly.

When creating a PHP enhanced pages, there are a few things we must remember.

  • PHP is a server-side technology, and does not work in a browser.
  • The filename must have .php extension.
  • PHP enhanced pages can contain a mixture of HTML and PHP code.
  • PHP code must be enclosed in a <?php ?> tag.

For more PHP information and tips, please visit php.net, or do a web search. You'll find tons of PHP-related material.

Happy coding!




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