PHP is the most popular programming language used to build web apps - over 80% of web apps run on PHP!
Most web apps have some sort of database working behind the scenes. So often times, web apps are also called ‘database driven websites’.
Databases are just apps that are designed to store lots of information. If you were to visualize a database, it kinda looks like a bunch spreadsheets.
Many popular tools that web designers and developers use everyday run on PHP - here is a short list:
...And there are many, many more.
Knowing PHP will help you configure and even modify these products, since you will understand their inner workings.
I consider PHP a key language in modern web design and development and almost a must learn.
We have all the courses you need to make this easy. Here they are, organized in the order you should do them:
- Beginners PHP
- Beginners MySQL and SQL
- Advanced MySQL and SQL
- Crud Basics with MySQLi and PHP
- Simple PHP Login System
Stupid Easy Training!
What’s great about our courses, is that they will not put you to sleep and they won't make your head swell with too much nerd jargon. We teach in simple English, so simple in fact, that even I can understand!
To help with the learning process, WebMentor automatically tracks which lessons you've watched - among other things!
Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.