PHP for the Web

PHP for the Web

Book - 2009
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With PHP for the World Wide Web, Third Edition: Visual QuickStart Guide, readers can start from the beginning to get a tour of the programming language, or look up specific tasks to learn just what they need to know. This task-based visual reference guide uses step-by-step instructions and plenty of screenshots to teach beginning and intermediate users this popular open-source scripting language. Leading technology authorLarry Ullman guides readers through the new features in PHP 6, focusing primarily on improved support for handling any language in a Web site. Other addressed changes include removal of outdated and insecure features, plus new functions and more efficient ways to tackle common needs. Both beginning users, who want a thorough introduction to the technology, and more intermediate users, who are looking for a convenient reference, will find what they need here--in straightforward language and thorough readily accessible examples.

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This task-based guide provides readers with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of PHP 6, the latest version of this open-source scripting language. Real-world examples, extensive code samples, and step-by-step instructions show readers how to use PHP to handle a variety of tasks, enabling both beginning and intermediate users to build dynamic Web sites and Web applications. The book is suitable both for users looking for an accessible introduction to PHP and more advanced users who need instructions for performing a particular task. A companion Web site contains sample scripts and updates. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Peachpit ; London : Pearson Education, 2009
Edition: 3rd ed
Description: xxiii, 454 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
ISBN: 9780321442499
Branch Call Number: 005.2762 PHP


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