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PHP: A BEGINNER'S GUIDE / Edition 1

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by Vikram Vaswani
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0071549013

ISBN-13: 9780071549011

Pub. Date: 10/02/2008

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Essential Skills--Made Easy!

Learn how to build dynamic, data-driven Web applications using PHP. Covering the latest release of this cross-platform, open-source scripting language, PHP: A Beginner's Guide teaches you how to write basic PHP programs and enhance them with more advanced features such as MySQL and SQLite database

Overview

Essential Skills--Made Easy!

Learn how to build dynamic, data-driven Web applications using PHP. Covering the latest release of this cross-platform, open-source scripting language, PHP: A Beginner's Guide teaches you how to write basic PHP programs and enhance them with more advanced features such as MySQL and SQLite database integration, XML input, and third-party extensions. This fast-paced tutorial provides one-stop coverage of software installation, language syntax and data structures, flow control routines, built-in functions, and best practices.

Designed for Easy Learning:

  • Key Skills & Concepts--Lists of specific skills covered in the chapter
  • Ask the Expert--Q&A sections filled with bonus information and helpful tips
  • Try This--Hands-on exercises that show how to apply your skills
  • Notes--Extra information related to the topic being covered
  • Tips--Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things
  • Cautions--Errors and pitfalls to avoid
  • Self-Tests--Chapter-ending quizzes to test your knowledge
  • Annotated Syntax--Example code with commentary that describes the programming techniques being illustrated

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071549011
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
10/02/2008
Series:
Beginner's Guide Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
478
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Understanding PHP Basics

Chapter 1. Introducing PHP

Chapter 2. Using Variables and Operators

Chapter 3. Controlling Program Flow

Chapter 4. Working with Arrays

Chapter 5. Using Functions and Classes

Part II: Working with Data from Other Sources

Chapter 6. Working with Files and Directories

Chapter 7. Working with Databases and SQL

Chapter 8. Working with XML

Chapter 9. Working with Cookies, Sessions, and Headers

Part III: Security and Troubleshooting

Chapter 10. Handling Errors

Chapter 11. Securing PHP

Chapter 12. Expanding PHP

Part IV: Appendixes

Appendix A. Installing and Configuring Required Software

Appendix B. Answers to Self Test

Index

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