Professional Web APIs with PHP: eBay, Google, Paypal, Amazon, FedEx plus Web Feeds

Professional Web APIs with PHP: eBay, Google, Paypal, Amazon, FedEx plus Web Feeds

by Paul Reinheimer, Chris Shiflett
     
 

  • Offers hands-on tips and numerous code examples that show Web developers how to leverage content and feeds from today's top Web sites-including Google, eBay, PayPal, Amazon, Yahoo!, and FedEx
  • Introduces APIs (Application Program Interfaces) in general and uses real-world examples that show how to produce and document them
  • Explains how to use the

Overview

  • Offers hands-on tips and numerous code examples that show Web developers how to leverage content and feeds from today's top Web sites-including Google, eBay, PayPal, Amazon, Yahoo!, and FedEx
  • Introduces APIs (Application Program Interfaces) in general and uses real-world examples that show how to produce and document them
  • Explains how to use the popular scripting language PHP to create APIs that interact with unrelated applications over the Web
  • Examples take readers through each stage of the API process, from basic test implementations to integration with existing sites

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764589546
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/31/2006
Series:
Wrox Professional Guides Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Paul Michael Reinheimer (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada) is a Zend Certified Engineer currently developing Share The Beat (www.sharethebeat.com) an online music portal developed extensively in PHP. Paul has extensive PHP programming experience.

Chris Shiflett (NY, NY) is a frequent contributor to the PHP community and a leading security expert. He talks at conferences such as ApacheCon and the O'Reilly Open Source Convention, and publishes articles in PHP Magazine and php|architect. "Security Corner," his monthly column for php|architect, which is the industry's foremost PHP security column.

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