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Want to build website for your business?

Confused between programming language which to decide? Today we’ll see difference between HTML vs PHP.

Let’s start with what are the vital difference between HTML vs PHP.

First we’ll see

What is HTML?

HTML stands for Hyper Text Markup Language.

It is one of the famous programming language in the world. HTML helps you to create website.

HTML used in website front end code.

HTML depicts the manner in which content is displayed in a browser. “Tags” are used in HTML files.

Example of HTML code:

<!DOCTYPE html> 
<h1>HTML vs PHP</h1>
<p>Html is programming language.</p>

What is PHP

PHP is an acronym for Hypertext Preprocessor. PHP is a scripting language (a script-based programme) that is used to create Web applications.

It can be embedded in HTML and is useful for developing dynamic web pages and database applications.

It is regarded as a helpful language with the ability to effectively interface with MySQL, Oracle, and other databases.

This language primary goal is to enable web developers to quickly create dynamically generated pages.

Example of PHP code:

echo "HTML vs PHP";
Developed by Rasmus Lerdorf. Developed by Tim Berners-Lee.
It is used for the development of dynamic websites and dynamic web applications. It is used to create web pages.
PHP codes are dynamic. HTML codes are static.
PHP is used for server-side programming which will interact with databases to retrieve information, storing, email sending, and provides content to HTML pages to display on the screen. HTML is used for specifying colors, text formatting, aligning, etc.
PHP is easy to learn but not as much as HTML. HTML is very easy to learn.
PHP is used for server-side development. HTML is used for front-end development
PHP can’t be used in an HTML file. HTML can be used in a PHP file.
Extensions of PHP are .php, .php3, .php4, .php7 Extensions of HTML are .html, .htm
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Iftikhar Qureshi
Iftikhar Qureshi

IFTIKHAR is a Website & SEO Developer, who also blogging addict, WordPress, HTML, PHP fanatic. Check out his social profile to contact him and view his past work.

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