Originally aired on
September 2nd, 2016
So you spend most of your time programming in PHP. You meet another programmer out in the wild. You begin explaining what you do. Do you find yourself using vague terms and actively trying to avoid the word "PHP?" Do you dread the question, "What language do you primarily code in?" Do you anticipate them scoffing at you when you say, "PHP?"
We discuss why PHP has such a bad rep in the eyes of many and why some of us feel the need to start conversations with, "I use PHP but let me explain..."
The Developer Shout-Out recognizes developers in the community for their contributions.
For this episode the panel guests, Evert and Davey nominated Chris Cornutt for the Developer Shout-Out segment.
Thank you, Chris Cornutt for all your hard work on phpdeveloper.org. A $50 Amazon gift card is on its way to you.
Thank you Chris Shaw for authoring the show notes for this episode!
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