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Learning PHP, MySQL, and JavaScript

Learning PHP, MySQL, and JavaScript

Nixon, Robin

A guide to PHP essentials and the basics of object-oriented programming. Learn how to master MySQL, from database structure to complex queries; create web pages with PHP and MySQL by integrating forms and other HTML features; learn about JavaScript, from functions and event handling to accessing the Document Object Model; use libraries and packages, including the Smarty web template system, PEAR program repository, and the Yahoo User Interface Library; make Ajax calls and turn your website into a highly dynamic environment; and upload and manipulate files and images, validate user input, and secure your applications

eBook, Electronic resource, Book. English. Electronic books.
1st ed.
Published Beijing; Sebastopol, Calif.: O'Reilly, c2009

Available at York St John University.

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Statement of responsibility: by Robin Nixon
ISBN: 0596803605, 1449392083, 9780596157135, 9780596803605, 9781449392086
Note: Description based on print version record.
Note: "A step-by-step guide to creating dynamic websites"--Cover.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 505 p.) : col. ill.
Subject: MySQL (Electronic resource); Javascript (Computer program language); Web sites Design and construction; Php (Computer Programme Language); Electronic book; Web site development
Alternative Title: Learning PHP, MySQL & JavaScript : a step-by-step guide to creating dynamic websites; PHP, MySQL and JavaScript


  1. Introduction to dynamic web content
  2. Setting up a development server
  3. Introduction to PHP
  4. Expressions and control flow in PHP
  5. PHP functions and objects
  6. PHP arrays
  7. Practical PHP
  8. Introduction to MySQL
  9. Mastering MySQL
  10. Accessing MySQL using PHP
  11. From handling
  12. Templating with Smarty
  13. Cookies, sessions, and authentication
  14. Exploring JavaScript
  15. Expressions and control flow in JavaScript
  16. JavaScript functions, objects, and arrays
  17. JavaScript and PHP validation and error handling
  18. Using Ajax
  19. Using YUI for Ajax and more
  20. Bringing it all together.