How to get a current year in PHP
In this tutorial, we are going to learn about how to get the current year in PHP.
Getting the current year
To get the current year in PHP, we can use the built-in date() function by passing the
"Y" format character as an argument to it.
date("Y") function returns the current year in four-digit(2021) string format according to the user’s local time.
Here is an example:
$year = date("Y"); echo $year;
We can also get the current year in a two-digit format by passing the small
"y" as an argument to the
$year = date("y"); echo $year;