In today’s world open source has played a valuable role by serving as a platform, allowing almost every individual to share their inputs, and thereby to strengthen the technology. At the same time, these inputs and sharing by different individuals and contributors have always enhanced the open source has further making it better, flexible, and more easy and convenient to use. As a result of these contribution, PHP development today plays an important role, especially when it comes to solution for website development.
What is PHP and Why PHP Development?
Yet, still those who are a bit of non-technical, they always have two questions in mind – (1) What the heck is PHP, and (2) Why PHP?
Personal homepage, Hypertext Preprocessor, or better known as PHP is a server side scripting language, and is also used to create general-purpose programming language. In simple terms, it is used to create websites and web pages, and as of 2013 it is installed on more than 240 million websites and 2.1 million web servers. Not only that, it empowers most of the open source frameworks and languages such as WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, and so on.
Why PHP Development?
Most people who are looking for a solutions via websites, doesn’t really care about what is PHP, and / or why they should use it. Perhaps, as they are not aware about the technology and frameworks, hence, they are comfortable with any frameworks and programming language that their developer prefer to use. However, there are some points, which one should consider on why to choose PHP development. These mainly includes but not limited to:
- Constantly updated and easy to learn: PHP is a constantly updated framework. Besides, for a professional PHP developer it is always easy to learn the updated version. Hence, whenever you opt for a solution via php development services, you can be rest assure that you are getting the latest trend in the market.
- Solution for every need: Whether you are looking to setup your online store or a product catalogue, or perhaps a simple online presence for your firm, PHP development solution can provide solution for all.
- Plugins, Themes, Modules: Now these technical jargons, might sound difficult to understand. Yet, to make things simple, whenever you are looking for a website, than a website ought to have certain functionalities such as Newsletter, or perhaps PayPal integration, similarly a website needs a theme, which differs from website to website. There are thousands of plugins, themes, and modules available for PHP in all sorts of categories, and in all variations such as Paid, Free, and freemium, you can choose based on your budget and need. A professional php development company can surely suggest you the best in this regards.
- Quality: You never have to worry about the quality of your website when you opt for PHP development. You can be rest assure that your website will load quickly, work smooth, and will also be search engine friendly.
- Pricing: And finally, the pricing. Php development always prove to be cost effective, as compare to Microsoft based development. The reason is quite simple, it is open source and free; hence, the developer need not have to buy the license to start with the development.