This tutorial assumes that you're working on a Microsoft Windows machine. If that's not the case, you will still be able to use all the coding related articles, since they are not Operating System specific, but the following chapters, about installing PHP on your machine, are Windows-only. Read on as we go through the process.
If you're on the lookout for an alternative to PHP, consider giving ASP.NET MVC a try. The Razor syntax is a lot like the PHP syntax, but with a C# twist. Try checking out this Razor syntax cheat sheet. PreviousNext