This subject New Features in PHP 5.4 is not new as PHP 5.4 was released on March 1, 2012, But many of us still do not know what are the New features in php 5.4, So lets get familiar with them .
Why should I upgrade to 5.4 ? So What’s new Features in PHP 5.4 ?
So before going any further i will give you a very obvious reason of them all which is performance and security 🙂
Write PHP Code in HTML files
If you have ever come across the scenario in which you have to automate a website in which all the file are having an extension of .html and you have to write PHP code in Html files and you have to change all the file name extensions from .html to .php , After doing this you have to change all the Internal Links of the website too.
The solutions works fine but takes ample amount of time . In some cases it may take hours to do so.
What if I say it can be done in about 20 to 30 seconds and with very less amount of code. COOL RIGHT !!
This is what we are going to do here today and will run PHP Code in Html file or any other desired extension!
So this miracle can be done in two ways .
- The first can be done by working on Configuration of Your Server. (The hard and Delicate one).
- The Second can be done by using .htaccess file. (The easy and Cool one).
Having a fast web site is a dream, and is very essential for good user experience and also is a major factors of SEO and Google ranking. A website that does not Slows Down while opening is much more friendly at first site for the visitor and works until conversion takes place. For instance Amazon as all of us know is one of the biggest on-line stores in the world, did a tests and came to the conclusion which was that a single second delay on page load cost a loss of $ 1.6 billion which lead to drop in conversion rate .
It is important to keep an eye on this . If your site takes a lot of time to load, or is difficult to open quickly you may be missing good visits and conversions.