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PHP OOP Classes

Classes are blueprints.

Class Declaration in PHP

A class wraps a code that handles a specific task or topic. In this tutorial set, we will create classes and objects for houses as examples. So, the class is your blueprint. You can use this blueprint to create different houses. But, all of them will have the same properties (with different values) and the same methods.

Let's create a class named House.

class House {
	// code

Here, class is the keyword to say that you are going to write a class. House is the name of your class.

All the code of the class will be written inside the braces. In this way, you can wrap all the data and functions of a task inside one class. For instance, in our house class, we can save data like color and functions like change color in the class.

Naming a Class

* Best Practices for Naming Classes

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