PHP Tutorials in Telugu - Lesson 1 - Environment Setup - Install XAMPP


Why use PHP

PHP is a server-side scripting language, which is used to design the dynamic web applications with MySQL database.

  • PHP handles dynamic content, database as well as session tracking for the website.
  • You can create sessions in PHP.
  • It can access cookies variable and also set cookies.
  • PHP helps to encrypt the data and apply validation.
  • It supports several protocols such as HTTP, POP3, SNMP, LDAP, IMAP, and etc.
  • Using PHP language, you can control the user to access some pages of your website.
  • As PHP is easy to install and set up, this is the main reason why PHP is the best language to learn.
  • PHP can handle the forms, such as - collect the data from users using forms, save it into the database, and return useful information to the user.

To Understand PHP step by step, watch the above tutorial video.