Yii Rapid Application Development HOTSHOT

  • flag Packt
  • student All Levels
  • database book
  • earth English
  • clock 10h 12m


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.

Covered topics:

  • 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!