Php & Mysql: The Missing Manual by Brett MclaughlinPhp & Mysql: The Missing Manual by Brett Mclaughlin

Php & Mysql: The Missing Manual

byBrett Mclaughlin

Paperback | November 30, 2012

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If you can build websites with CSS and JavaScript, this book takes you to the next level—creating dynamic, database-driven websites with PHP and MySQL. Learn how to build a database, manage your content, and interact with users. With step-by-step tutorials, this completely revised edition gets you started with expanded coverage of the basics and takes you deeper into the world of server-side programming.

The important stuff you need to know:

  • Get up to speed quickly. Learn how to install PHP and MySQL, and get them running on both your computer and a remote server.
  • Gain new techniques. Take advantage of the all-new chapter on integrating PHP with HTML web pages.
  • Manage your content. Use the file system to access user data, including images and other binary files.
  • Make it dynamic. Create pages that change with each new viewing.
  • Build a good database. Use MySQL to store user information and other data.
  • Keep your site working. Master the tools for fixing things that go wrong.
  • Control operations. Create an administrative interface to oversee your site.
    Brett McLaughlin is a bestselling and award-winning non-fiction author. His books on computer programming, home theater, and analysis and design have sold in excess of 100,000 copies. He has been writing, editing, and producing technical books for nearly a decade, and is as comfortable in front of a word processor as he is behind a gui...
    Title:Php & Mysql: The Missing ManualFormat:PaperbackDimensions:546 pages, 9.19 × 7 × 1.1 inPublished:November 30, 2012Publisher:O'Reilly MediaLanguage:English

    The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

    ISBN - 10:1449325572

    ISBN - 13:9781449325572


    Table of Contents

    • The Missing Credits
    • Introduction
    • Part 1: PHP and MySQL Basics
      • Chapter 1: PHP: What, Why, and Where?
      • Chapter 2: PHP Meets HTML
      • Chapter 3: PHP Syntax: Weird and Wonderful
      • Chapter 4: MySQL and SQL: Database and Language
    • Part 2: Dynamic Web Pages
      • Chapter 5: Connecting PHP to MySQL
      • Chapter 6: Regular Expressions
      • Chapter 7: Generating Dynamic Web Pages
    • Part 3: From Web Pages to Web Applications
      • Chapter 8: When Things Go Wrong (and They Will)
      • Chapter 9: Handling Images and Complexity
      • Chapter 10: Binary Objects and Image Loading
      • Chapter 11: Listing, Iterating, and Administrating
    • Part 4: Security and the Real World
      • Chapter 12: Authentication and Authorization
      • Chapter 13: Cookies, Sign-Ins, and Ditching Crummy Pop-Ups
      • Chapter 14: Authorization and Sessions
    • Part 5: Appendixes
      • Installing PHP on Windows Without WAMP
      • Installing MySQL Without MAMP or WAMP