PHP is an excellent choice, is regularly maintained and is constantly being
updated adding new commands and functionality.
It also also many facilities built in such as file uploading that need extra
components in other languages.
Quite easy to pick up, and theres a huge number of tutorials on a range of
different subjects round the internet.
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