PHP is a free scripting language ideal for server-side web development. Widely used, PHP provides developers a full suite of tools for building dynamic web sites.
In this presentation, local web developers Peter Brown and Mark Casias covered a wide-range of topics, from what PHP is, what is isn’t, how to use it to help you, and how to implement it to make it work best for you.
Specific topics, such as a brief history of PHP, basic syntax (“hello world!” anyone?), usage of variables, HTTP Request methods, and how to use classes to make your code more powerful and concise will be covered. They’ll also discuss more advanced concepts, such as Database Connections, Class Includes and Platforms