As a beginner web developer, it's a challenging thing to choose a good backend language, when it comes to PHP you might already see a lot of memes online.
a few years back, when I was learning PHP I was safe because PHP was considered a good backend language and Node.js, Django and many other web development technologies are not so popular at that time,
Sometimes a question arises still PHP is a good language to learn PHP in 2021 and beyond?
My answer is, It depends on the requirements, 90% of the experienced developers make fun of PHP, but at the end of the day they agree PHP is not bad, there are certain things developers don't like to work with PHP, we aren't discussing them here, instead, we will be discussing on Why you should learn PHP
is PHP a dead language?
Why PHP still Exists
Huge Community Support
CMS like WordPress reveals the power of PHP, according to W3Techs data 42.4% of the websites used WordPress and 79.1% of the websites are still powered by PHP
all os compatible
Php is supported by almost all operating systems, and there isn't a problem when switching from one operating system to another