PHP is an open source language used for development and is not much difficult compared to other programming languages due to the reason it is in a great demand and remain unique among other programming languages in fact there was a time when the entire website that has several web pages was easily possible on PHP.
PHP is easy to learn language and beginner can learn PHP in less time due to the reason the cost of website development goes down heavily. To join hand with PHP, MySQL database has provided free solutions to several big and small problems that are related with database management this can be only fixed up by the highly experienced programmers and that increases the budgets for web development.
Now the trend has been changed in recent times as the challenge increased a lot and led to the birth of several other very good frameworks and versatile languages. As times pass by PHP made it available free to download and installed easily and day by day PHP website development became very popular around the world and time came when many of the business entities were looking for establishing their online brands by building websites using PHP only. For continuing the web business development and enhancements smoothly PHP experts are in the greater demand to create website development.
In last couple of years MySQL database has pass through major enhancements and PHP has become little cumbersome and in demand programming language compared to what it was use to be earlier and the best thing is there are better options for the PHP experts to prove their capabilities in PHP website development as the number of opportunities for web development in PHP greatly increased. With lots more technicalities now it has became hard for the beginners to become accustomed with the features of PHP language.
Many experts believe that PHP has completely changed its path and became tuff for the novice users because the features may have enabled the novice developers to create websites but at the same time creates many difficulties related to security of the websites.
As an open source technology there is no point in deriving that both PHP and MySQL is little less in properties that other programming languages or databases already have and over the course of time PHP in conjunction with MySQL have developed few of the successful instances of PHP website development. There are hundreds of websites which has been created on PHP technology and PHP with MySQL had undergone development and created the demanding projects.
As an outcome it takes almost nothing to create a highly capable blog or site that only at the expense of a free WordPress account.