PHP PHP Basics PHP on the Web Date Function

ella ukpo
ella ukpo
369 Points

Date Function

As a developer, you'll spend a lot of time in the documentation. For this code challenge, you'll need to check out the documentation for the date function to see details about formatting.

Use a SINGLE date function to display today's date in the message. Use the following format: full month, day of the month with leading 0, comma and 4 digit year.

Example: Today is July 04, 2016

index.php
<?php
echo 'Today is ' . date ("F d, Y", getlastmod());
//Place your code below this comment

?>

1 Answer

Maxwell Newberry
Maxwell Newberry
Front End Web Development Techdegree Student 7,675 Points

You're very close. To output the date in the proper format that they're asking, you just need to echo (or print) the date() with the letters you provided.

<?php
echo 'Today is ';
//Place your code below this comment
echo date('F d, Y');
?>