By Robin Nixon

Master Hypertext Preprocessor in 20 lessons--online video tutorials included!

Based at the author's profitable on-line classes, this whole, built-in studying instrument presents easy-to-follow classes that characteristic transparent factors, pattern code and routines, and video tutorials.

Each lesson is designed to take you under an hour to complete.

PHP: 20 classes to profitable internet Development covers the fundamentals, together with constants, superglobals, operators, and arrays. subsequent, you'l study ow to paintings with multidimensional arrays, write unctions, manage items, construct net types, anage defense, use Ajax, and masses extra. ogether, the e-book and nearly 5 hours of video education make studying personal home page more uncomplicated than ever!

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Under no circumstances shall McGraw-Hill Education and/or its licensors be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, punitive, consequential or similar damages that result from the use of or inability to use the work, even if any of them has been advised of the possibility of such damages. This limitation of liability shall apply to any claim or cause whatsoever whether such claim or cause arises in contract, tort or otherwise. To Julie Contents at a Glance PART IŠŠŠŠPHP Basics ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ1ŠŠŠŠŠIntroduction to PHP ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ2ŠŠŠŠŠIncorporating PHP into a Web Page ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ3ŠŠŠŠŠLearning PHP Language Syntax ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ4ŠŠŠŠŠUsing Constants and Superglobals ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ5ŠŠŠŠŠWorking with Arithmetic Operators ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ6ŠŠŠŠŠApplying Comparison and Logical Operators ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ7ŠŠŠŠŠCreating Arrays ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ8ŠŠŠŠŠManaging Multidimensional Arrays ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ9ŠŠŠŠŠCalling Array Functions ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ10ŠŠŠAdvanced Array Manipulation ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ11ŠŠŠControlling Program Flow ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ12ŠŠŠLooping Sections of Code PART IIŠŠŠAdvanced PHP ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ13ŠŠŠWriting Functions ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ14ŠŠŠManipulating Objects ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ15ŠŠŠHandling Errors and Expressions ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ16ŠŠŠBuilding Web Forms ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ17ŠŠŠMaintaining Security ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ18ŠŠŠAccessing Cookies and Files ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ19ŠŠŠAdvanced File Handling ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠ20ŠŠŠAuthentication, Sessions, and Ajax ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠAŠŠŠŠAnswers to the Self-Test Questions ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠIndex Contents ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠAcknowledgments ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠIntroduction PART IŠŠŠŠPHP Basics ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠLESSON 1ŠŠŠŠŠIntroduction to PHP ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠA Little History ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠInfo for Programmers ŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠŠWhy Is PHP so Popular?

You should begin at Lesson 1 and then work sequentially through the book, proceeding to the next lesson only when you can correctly answer the self-test questions in the previous one. ŠŠŠLessons should take you less than an hour to finish, including viewing the accompanying video walkthrough provided with each one. 5 hours of video in total, that舗s an average of 16 minutes dedicated to each lesson. How Is This Book Organized? This book takes you right from the basics through to advanced techniques, and includes the following lessons.

Is PHP case sensitive or case insensitive? ŠŠŠ2. What are spaces, tabs, linefeeds, and some other nonalphanumeric/punctuation characters collectively known as? ŠŠŠ3. What does PHP do with whitespace? ŠŠŠ4. What is a numeric variable? ŠŠŠ5. What is a string variable? ŠŠŠ6. How can you include quotation marks in a string that are of the same type that enclose the string (and also include special characters in a string)? ŠŠŠ7. What is a heredoc string? ŠŠŠ8. Do PHP variables permanently retain the type they are initially assigned?

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