The most popular general-purpose programming language is PHP, which is used for web development. Also, thousands of websites run PHP on their servers. Several Content Management Systems such as WordPress, Joomla, and Drupal, are entirely based on PHP which inspires freshers to learn PHP and go for backend development using this language.
Server-Side Language Node.js
According to a report, more and more organizations are shifting to another server-side language Node.js due to its rising popularity. The organizations are moving to Node.js due to the backend for their websites and services. Although PHP may be the cornerstone of the web, Node.js trend is expected to bring numerous changes to the industry.
Node.js user survey report in 2018 figured out how the language is being used and their investigation results showed that people are using Node.js mainly for web-apps and enterprise applications. According to a report, many custom web development India agencies and across the globe are continuing to embrace the rising popularity of Node.js, with many people preferring it due to its flexibility and utility for a wide variety of use cases.
Other Websites Still Run on PHP