First of all, im daison 21y/o from Philippines.
Before diving into PHP, you must learn the basics, because you can't create a content without HTML and CSS
You can learn HTML here.
After learning HTML, combine it with CSS
, CSS is like in reality a "tools/paint" that you need to hold to design a certain walls or buildings, which means HTML is the structure, while CSS is the designer of your web.
and learn how to use those tools.
After doing the above:
You may now go to the PHP section of w3schools.com
, PHP is a scripting language that developed for the web applications, PERL programming language is part of PHP I call it like a "distro", moreover PHP is a "server side" process script, which means you need to use some PHP compiler, I suggest you to use "XAMPP" for development tools only.
For advance PHP, go to:
do not go over my suggestions first!, basic are the most important and it is required to learn the basic before going to the advance method.
Last edited by Physicsguy; 05-03-2012 at 06:32 PM..
Reason: Added links :)