Among all Languages used for web development and web designing, it is the most popular Web Scripting Language as it is very easy to learn and understand compared to other web application languages.
PHP stands for Hyper-text Processor or what was called Personal Home Page initially. It is a server side programming language which can be embedded into HTML
Benefits of PHP application development which makes it popular are listed below:-
1] Cost Effective: It can be completely installed free as it is an open source development. This makes PHP very admired among the web developers.
2] User-friendliness and Compatibility: PHP Web Development can be done on both the operating system i.e. UNIX and Windows server. It is versatile as it is supported on most of the web servers.
3] Easy to learn: It is basically based on C++ language so all the syntax is quite similar to that of C++ syntax which makes PHP Web Development easier to manipulate.
4] It works perfectly with MySQL database and it also works perfectly with other business databases like Oracle and IBM DB2.
5] It also has a powerful output buffering that further increases over the output flow.
6] It works in combination of HTML to display dynamic elements on the page which makes it dynamic.
7] PHP can be used with a large number of relational database management systems and is available for many different operating systems.
8] Safety: This application is highly safe and secured.
9] No Royalty: PHP is a licensed product so there is no royalty fee involved.
11] PHP always results in quicker navigation and efficient page loading as its processing speed is quite faster.
These are the prime benefits of PHP language which leads to its increased popularity in India.
PHP is a very well established language and its popularity is growing rapidly because it is free, it is fast and have full object oriented support and huge capability to build any sort of application which can run in web browser.
Because of the above benefits offered by PHP application, its use in most of the companies in India has been increased drastically. It offers dependable and low cost web application at the same time which is scalable. To meet the requirements of companies, groups and individual businessmen, PHP Web Development is the best option.