A general-purpose programming language originally designed for web development.
It was originally created by Rasmus Lerdorf in 1994. Especially suits for web development and can be embedded into HTML. May be embedded into HTML or HTML5 markup, or it can be used in combination with various web template systems. According to the PHP website, you can: collect form data, generate dynamic page content, send and receive cookies, write command line scripting, write server-side scripting, and write desktop applications.
PHP frameworks Symfony, Zend Framework, CakePHP, Yii, Laravel, CodeIgniter.