Why choose PHP?

PHP compared to other programming languages

A completely normal question to ask yourself when starting a project is which technologies to use.

Some of the strengths of PHP:

  • Good speed and performance.
  • Simplicity and the ability to develop complex applications.
  • Very vibrant, large, and diverse community.
  • Active, updated, and detailed manual.
  • A wide selection of out-of-the-box, popular, and production ready open source solutions such as content management and e-commerce systems, CRMs, frameworks, and components and libraries for building applications from scratch.
  • PHP is used by 82.1% of all the websites whose server-side platform could be measured.

See also

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