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About this course

PHP is a widely used server-side scripting language that has become increasingly fast and powerful through the years. You can also use it on the front-end since PHP can be embedded right into HTML. These features make learning PHP a great option for any web developer. In this course, you’ll work through PHP fundamental programming concepts and gain the skills necessary to develop programs in PHP.

Skills you’ll gain

  • Fundamental programming concepts
  • Use PHP with HTML forms
  • Create classes and objects

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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.
  3. 3
    Get started learning about functions in PHP so you can create your own reusable blocks of code.
  4. 4
    PHP contains built-in functions for completing common (and some niche) tasks. This course will teach you how to find and use functions.
  5. 5
    Learn about PHP ordered and associative arrays and how this data type is used to store, access and manipulate data.

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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Course Description

Learn the fundamentals of PHP, one of the most popular languages of modern web development.

Details

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

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

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