FAQ

PHP is an open source (free) server-side programming language that’s usually used in conjunction with HTML. It was developed in the 1990s and originally stood for ‘personal home page’, but now refers to Hypertext Preprocessor. It’s comparable to C, Perl, and Java or Javascript.

Since PHP is a server-side language, it’s best to use it in conjunction with a web hosting service that specialises in PHP. It helps ensure that you receive adequate technical support, can run multiple versions of PHP, and receive access to optimized servers. Generally, a dedicated PHP host (which usually runs with MySQL databases) will include tools specific to the job, such as CMS tools, community support, and specialized tools for shopping carts, blogs, or just static web page content.

PHP is an open source (free) server-side programming language that’s usually used in conjunction with HTML. It was developed in the 1990s and originally stood for ‘personal home page’, but now refers to Hypertext Preprocessor. It’s comparable to C, Perl, and Java or Javascript.

PHP is an open source (free) server-side programming language that’s usually used in conjunction with HTML. It was developed in the 1990s and originally stood for ‘personal home page’, but now refers to Hypertext Preprocessor. It’s comparable to C, Perl, and Java or Javascript.

PHP is an open source (free) server-side programming language that’s usually used in conjunction with HTML. It was developed in the 1990s and originally stood for ‘personal home page’, but now refers to Hypertext Preprocessor. It’s comparable to C, Perl, and Java or Javascript.

PHP is an open source (free) server-side programming language that’s usually used in conjunction with HTML. It was developed in the 1990s and originally stood for ‘personal home page’, but now refers to Hypertext Preprocessor. It’s comparable to C, Perl, and Java or Javascript.

PHP is an open source (free) server-side programming language that’s usually used in conjunction with HTML. It was developed in the 1990s and originally stood for ‘personal home page’, but now refers to Hypertext Preprocessor. It’s comparable to C, Perl, and Java or Javascript.

PHP is an open source (free) server-side programming language that’s usually used in conjunction with HTML. It was developed in the 1990s and originally stood for ‘personal home page’, but now refers to Hypertext Preprocessor. It’s comparable to C, Perl, and Java or Javascript.

PHP is an open source (free) server-side programming language that’s usually used in conjunction with HTML. It was developed in the 1990s and originally stood for ‘personal home page’, but now refers to Hypertext Preprocessor. It’s comparable to C, Perl, and Java or Javascript.

Like everything in hosting, it depends. If you’re building an ecommerce site, then it’s incredibly important – every millisecond of time counts towards your user experience. If you’re hosting a blog for your family, probably less important. Generally though, if money is changing hands, then you should ask where the datacentres are and ask to be hosted in one that is closest to your customers.