Shared hosting is an easy way to deploy PHP code especially if you are new to technology. To run PHP on your own server you need to be able to build, configure and maintain a server. You may make a mistake with a firewall configuration, and your code will not run. Paying $5 a month for a shared hosting plan allows you to focus on learning PHP.
You can send emails directly from PHP scripts using the mail() function. You need to have a local email server setup to do this, to to learn it’s best to use a shared hosting account […]
You can use PHP to access records in a MySQL database and then print them out in HTML. phpSelect.php phpSelectTable.php