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MySQL introduction: PHP with MySQL Essential Training
MySQL introduction: PHP with MySQL Essential Training

MySQL is a database that is open source and free, just like PHP. A database allows you to read and write data, store more data, keep it organized and provides faster and more efficient manipulation. The most powerful feature is the ability to create data relationships. This MySQL introduction video describes what a database is, how it is structured and how you will use PHP to access the data.

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Q: This course was revised on 6/4/2013. What changed?

A: The old version of this course was 6 years old and it was time for a complete revision, using PHP 5.4. (The tutorials will work with any version of PHP and covers any differences you might encounter). The author has also added updated installation instructions for Mac OS X Mountain Lion and Windows 8. The topics and end project are the same, but the code is slightly different. It also addresses frequently asked questions from the previous version.

Q: This course was updated on 5/20/2015. What changed?

A: We added one movie called "Changing the document root in Yosemite," which helps the Mac installation run more smoothly.

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