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A gentle introduction to PHP, with simple exercises that help you develop dynamic web content, user input forms, and database-powered product pages.
Describes how to install and configure Apache, MySQL, and PHP, known as the AMP stack, on a local development computer.
Learn the basics of building complex, data-driven applications with the Facebook PHP SDK and MySQL.
Shows how to install the latest version of PHP, the popular web application server, and reviews the performance enhancements and language improvements in the 5.4 release.
Tours four open-source PHP frameworks, describing how to leverage each for developing basic applications.
Shows how OOP techniques can streamline database queries, help manage sessions, and simplify user logins.
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