PHP & MySQL: Novice to Ninja: The Easy Way to Build Your Own Database Driven Website

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SitePoint, May 8, 2012 - Computers - 481 pages

PHP & MySQL: Novice to Ninja is a practical hands-on guide to learning all the tools, principles and techniques needed to build a fully-functional database-driven web site using PHP & MySQL.

This book covers everything from installing PHP & MySQL under Windows, Linux, and Mac through to building a live web-based content management system.

While this is essentially a beginner's book, it also covers more advanced topics such as the storage of binary data in MySQL, and cookies and sessions in PHP. It comes complete with a set of handy reference guides for PHP & MySQL that include:

  • MySQL syntax
  • MySQL functions
  • MysQL column types
  • PHP functions for working with MySQL

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Introducing MySQL
Publishing MySQL Data on the
Relational Database Design
Structured PHP Programming
A Content Management System
MySQL Administration
Advanced SQL Queries
Binary Data
A Manual Installation Instructions
B MySQL Syntax Reference
MySQL Functions
MySQL Column Types

Content Formatting with Regular Expressions
Cookies Sessions and Access Control

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About the author (2012)

Kevin Yank is a world-renowned leader in web development. When not writing best sellers, Kevin is the Technical Director of and editor of the popular SitePoint Tech Times newsletter.

Kevin's Author credits include: Build Your Own Database Driven Website Using PHP & MySQL (SitePoint) and Simply JavaScript (SitePoint).

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