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PHP PHP Basics PHP on the Web Date Function

How to add ',' into date ()

echo 'Today is ' . date(f,d,Y);

How would you get this to read Today is November 27, 2017?

index.php
<?php

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

2 Answers

Dave StSomeWhere
Dave StSomeWhere
19,822 Points

It needs to be in quotes. Check the samples in the documentation to see all the different options.

<?php

//Place your code below this comment
echo "\n" . 'Today is ' . date('F d,Y') . "\n";

Thanks for the help Dave.