PHP Tutorials

Designed for intermediate users, our PHP tutorials can help you learn PHP inside and out. Find out how to use PHP with a MySQL database, and how to know if you should use CodeIgniter, Zend, Symfony, or CakePHP as your framework. Our tutorials also cover hard skills needed to build web applications, like working with forms, data, and sessions.

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At the heart of 80% of sites on the web is PHP, an incredibly useful programming language for building dynamic, data-driven websites. Learn everything from using PHP in a webpage to building applications for Facebook.

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  • view course page for Uploading Photos with CakePHP

    Learn how to use CakePHP to add images to your web applications.

    35m 1s

  • view course page for Choosing a PHP Editor

    Choosing a PHP Editor with Joseph Lowery

    Learn to make your job easier and your code more accurate by choosing from a selection of general-purpose and PHP-specific code editors and IDEs.

    1h 34m

  • view course page for PHP with MySQL Essential Training

    Learn the basics of PHP (including variables, logical expressions, loops, and functions), and discover how to connect to a MySQL database and develop a complete web application.

    14h 24m

  • view course page for Installing Apache, MySQL, and PHP

    Learn how to install and configure Apache, MySQL, and PHP, known collectively as the AMP stack, on a local development computer. These tutorials work with Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux systems.

    3h 18m

  • view course page for Up and Running with Linux for PHP Developers

    Need a powerful development environment? Learn how to quickly install and configure a virtual Linux web server on your Mac or Windows computer.

    3h 52m

  • view course page for Up and Running with phpMyAdmin

    Learn to administer MySQL databases, design tables, and insert, update, and delete data with phpMyAdmin.

    2h 39m

  • view course page for PHP for Web Designers

    PHP for Web Designers with David Powers

    A gentle introduction to PHP, with simple exercises that help you develop dynamic web content, user input forms, and database-powered product pages.

    5h 26m

  • view course page for Teach Kids Programming with PHP

    Teach Kids Programming with PHP with Mark Niemann-Ross

    Provides a lesson plan for PHP developers that want to pass on their skills to children/students who want to start programming with PHP.

    1h 39m

  • view course page for Introducing PHP

    Introducing PHP with David Powers

    Explains what PHP is and how it integrates with HTML; how to set up and configure a PHP development environment on both Windows and Mac OS X; and the features of the PHP language.

    4h 53m

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