Why PHP should be the first language you learn.
Anyone who reads my stuff knows that if I am anything, I am practical. So when it comes to learning (and teaching) programming to someone new to the whole programming game, for several pragmatic reasons, I think PHP by far is the best language to begin with. Here are some of the reasons:
- It is easy to learn.
- It is the most popular web scripting language.
- It is fast to program with.
Now, you can watch me yap about this in video for about 5 minutes – enjoy!