Learn PHP: Introduction

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Why Learn PHP: Introduction?

Ready to start your journey into the PHP programming language? Learn how PHP is used in modern web development to create dynamic web applications. You’ll build a strong foundation in PHP, upon which you can build an understanding of more complex programming concepts.

Take-Away Skills

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize the overall structure of a working PHP app.
  • Read and write basic PHP syntax.
  • Declare variables and recognize various data types.

Notes on Prerequisites

We recommend that you complete Learn HTML before completing this course.

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  1. 1
    Learn how PHP is used in modern web development to create dynamic web pages for visitors.
  2. 2
    Learn about PHP variables and the string and number data types.

What you'll create

Portfolio projects that showcase your new skills

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How you'll master it

Stress-test your knowledge with quizzes that help commit syntax to memory

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I know from first-hand experience that you can go in knowing zero, nothing, and just get a grasp on everything as you go and start building right away.

Course Description

Learn about PHP, a programming language used in modern web development, and build a strong foundation in PHP by learning about basic syntax.

Details

Earn a certificate of completion
3 hours to complete in total
Beginner

Learn how PHP is used in modern web development to create dynamic web pages for visitors.

2 lessons, 2 quizzes, 1 project, 1 informational