History of PHP language
In this article, we will discuss a brief history of the PHP language.
HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language. HTML is a language for formatting web pages. HTML has limited formatting capabilities; We cannot create very attractive and well-designed websites using HTML. Hence, we take the help of CSS(Cascading Style Sheet).
To create real-time dynamic websites, In the year 1996 “Rasmus Lerdorf” developed PHP at Zend technologies. PHP is implemented in C and C++. Initially, “Rasmus Lerdorf“, wrote PHP to maintain his personal homepage, then extended it to work with databases, file systems, and web forms, calling the implementation PHP/FI (personal Home page/Forms Interpreter). Later the name changed to PHP stands for Hypertext Preprocessor.