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Beginners A simple "hello" example


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Type the following into your IDE or text editor.

 * Created by PhpStorm.
 * User: Your Name

echo 'hello';
Save the file as hello.php
Open a browser to your localhost/hello.php
You should see the word hello.
Congratulations. You've written your first PHP file.

The first line is an opening PHP tag.
Lines 2-5 are a multi-line comment.
The last line prints the contents of the single quotes to the browser.