Written for intermediate to advanced PHP programmers^ this project-based book is the perfect way to get to grips with Yii and rapidly accelerate your web application development times.
- Catapult your application into existence with Yii s scaffolding capabilities
- Mobilize your web application with Yii and jQuery Mobile
- Lock down areas of your application with access control
- Manage users and permission levels
- Incorporate Software as a Service into your application
- Gamify your data
- Mine your information with data query jobs and reporting
- Reuse your work as Yii modules
Yii is a high performance PHP framework for rapid web application development. It is well designed^ well supported^ easy to learn^ and easy to maintain. If you are beginning to learn web development or are a seasoned programmer with demanding clients^ learning Yii will benefit your projects and career. Yii Rapid Application Development Hotshot will guide you through a series of projects covering a variety of web development hot topics to build a complete application. You will explore key features of a web application as implemented in Yii and experience the power of rapid application development. Supercharge your projects and your programming ability by becoming a Yii Rapid Application Development Hotshot. Start with the topics that grab your attention or work through each project in sequence. At the end of each project^ you will have a working application^ a better understanding of Yii^ and a new web development skill under your belt. Integrate with Google API. Gamify your data. Share your functionality as a service. Mobilize your app. Mine and report on your information. Have fun and produce results!