All programming languages have their benefits and have their place in the development community. When it comes to Internet based website, landing pages, etc. it’s hard to argue with the benefits of PHP. You can build websites in .NET, Java, Python, Ruby on Rails, PHP, CGI, Perl, etc. You can get to the same end point; you just take a different path.
Here is a list of some of the most important benefits when looking at using PHP for your website: