PHP stands for ‘Hypertext Preprocessor’. It is a usually used, server side, open source, scripting language that collects essential data from HTML form. With the help of PHP, you can generate PDF files and images. PHP programming language used to develop a web application. We can embed PHP in HTML, and is applicable for web development and create a dynamic web page. PHP scripts can be used on well-known operating systems such as Linux, Unix, Solaris, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS and many more.
It is a language which was powered by zend engine. It is available for free. Also, it is platform independent i.e. it works almost every web server and that too free of charge. The latest version of PHP that is version 7. It came with so many commendable fetaures.