The PHP 7 Microcourse - Learn PHP in a Day!

Taste-test PHP. Do you have what it takes to be a software engineer?
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18,531 students
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PHP 7 Basics
PHP Syntax


  • A computer
  • Basic computer skills





Bread and Butter (Basic PHP Concepts)

Here's what you can expect.

  1. Getting started with Eclipse PDT (free)

  2. Variables (including global variables)

  3. Data types (arrays, strings, int, float, etc.)

  4. Four types of strings

  5. String Interpolation

  6. Operators

  7. ... and more!

All of these lectures are the same as the ones from the full-length course entitled, The Complete PHP Masterclass - Go from Beginner to Artisan!

Who this course is for:

  • New to programming
  • Existing software engineer in another language

Course content

3 sections11 lectures1h 54m total length
  • XAMPP Setup
  • Configure Apache
  • Installing Eclipse


Software Engineer since 2003
Rick Mac Gillis
  • 3.6 Instructor Rating
  • 227 Reviews
  • 24,886 Students
  • 3 Courses

Rick Mac Gillis has 17 years of experience as a software engineer, and began his career using PHP and MySQL in 2003. Since then he has gone on to become a published author on various topics in the software industry, build a successful tech startup, receive transformative training from Robert C. Martin (founder of the modern Agile movement), and now seeks to pass his knowledge onto you!

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Red Scale Corporation
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  • 4 Courses

Red Scale Corporation provides great courses to help students grow in amazing ways. Each course we teach comes with full access to a Q&A section so you can get answers to any questions you have while watching our material.

We encourage you to help other students by answering their questions, too, teaching is the ultimate way to learn something, as it requires you to understand a topic more in depth.

We look forward to helping you grow.