PHP: 20 Lessons to Successful Web Development

  • 3h 31m
  • Robin Nixon
  • McGraw-Hill/Osborne
  • 2015

Based on the author's successful online courses, this complete, integrated learning tool provides easy-to-follow lessons that feature clear explanations, sample code and exercises, and video tutorials.

Each lesson is designed to take you less than an hour to complete.

PHP: 20 Lessons to Successful Web Development covers the basics, including constants, superglobals, operators, and arrays. Next, you'll learn how to work with multidimensional arrays, write functions, manipulate objects, build web forms, manage security, use Ajax, and much more. Altogether, the book and almost five hours of video training make learning PHP easier than ever!

About the Author

Robin Nixon is an experienced web developer, author, and teacher, with over 30 years' experience. He has written more than 500 articles and almost 30 books, including The Web Developer's Cookbook, HTML5 for iOS and Android: A Beginner's Guide, Plug-In CSS, Plug-In JavaScript, and Plug-In PHP.

In this Book

  • PHP—20 Lessons to Successful Web Development
  • Introduction
  • Introduction to PHP
  • Incorporating PHP into a Web Page
  • Learning PHP Language Syntax
  • Using Constants and Superglobals
  • Working with Arithmetic Operators
  • Applying Comparison and Logical Operators
  • Creating Arrays
  • Managing Multidimensional Arrays
  • Calling Array Functions
  • Advanced Array Manipulation
  • Controlling Program Flow
  • Looping Sections of Code
  • Writing Functions
  • Manipulating Objects
  • Handling Errors and Expressions
  • Building Web Forms
  • Maintaining Security
  • Accessing Cookies and Files
  • Advanced File Handling
  • Authentication, Sessions, and Ajax
  • Answers to the Self-Test Questions