This article describes what PHP is, and why you might use it to develop your web site.
PHP is a server-side, cross-platform scripting language that can be embedded in HTML code. PHP-enabled web pages are handled just like regular HTML pages by web browsers, and you can create and edit PHP pages the same way you do for regular HTML pages. PHP syntax is similar to Perl and C.
PHP is a very popular scripting language for web development. It is free and open-source, and is installed by default with all of our hosting plans. Additionally:
Our Guru Crew technical support team are PHP specialists and very familiar with PHP-based sites. All of A2 Hosting's servers are configured to run PHP. Additionally, we provide many free PHP tools and applications that you can install with one click using cPanel, and you can choose from among several PHP versions in cPanel.