Which is easier to learn PHP or node JS?
Is PHP a dying language?
Does PHP have future?
With the digital economy set to grow astronomically in coming years, and most of that digital economy using PHP in some form, PHP development skills will be in high demand for the foreseeable future.
Can I use node js with PHP?
You can run node and PHP on same server, and even on the same port. The key is to use a server like nginx in front listening on port 80, set up PHP in Nginx as you normally would (using php-fpm) and set up your Node instance to listen locally on some high port like 8081.
Why is node js better than PHP?
If speed is extremely important for your application, e.g. a browser-based multiplayer game or a chat application, Node. js can become a better choice than PHP. Comparing Node. js with PHP, the first is inherently asynchronous, event-driven, and non-blocking, while the second is a synchronous programming language.