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PHP is a server-side scripting language that is gaining popularity for creating dynamic web pages. It is easy to use, cross-platform, and most importantly, open source. PHP is widely used together with Apache and MySQL database.
PHP Cheatsheet for Beginners presents a collection of basic PHP scripts, ranging from the simple task of passing variables between HTML pages, processing forms and working with MySQL database, to somewhat more complex tasks such as creating your own calendar, sending a multipart email, making a bilingual form and more. Every script can be run on its own, so you can quickly try it and see how it works. It is packed with detailed explanations for each script, to help you understand why they work.
Aimed at those who have some background in another programming language, PHP Cheatsheet for Beginners sticks to the basics so that you will have a solid base from which to try more complex tasks. The examples and the explanations will equip you with all the tools you need to begin using PHP and start creating a dynamic website.