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PHP PHP Basics (Retired) What is PHP? PHP Basic Usage

STAGE 1 CHALLENGE TASK 1 OF 1

Inside of the body tags add a php statement that echos the phrase "Hello World"

index.php
<html>
<head>
<title>PHP Basic Usage Challenge</title>
</head>
<body>
  <p><?php echo "Hello World!" ?></p>
</body>
</html>

3 Answers

Samuel Webb
Samuel Webb
25,369 Points

Add the semicolon after the statement, like Tuukka said, but also, remove the exclamation point at the end. The code challenge doesn't want that there.

This may help.

Try adding a semicolon ; after the "hello world".

Hope this helps.

Thanks Samuel :)