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Advanced PHP: Debugging Techniques

Debug your PHP code efficiently with a variety of client and server-side tools. In this concise course for experienced PHP developers^ author Jon Peck demonstrates how to leverage PHP s built-in tools^ as well as the Xdebug and Firebug extensions^ …

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Code Clinic: PHP

Many successful programmers know more than just a computer language. They also know how to about solving problems. They use computational thinking : breaking a problem down into segments that lend themselves to technical solutions. is a series of six …

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Design the Web: CSS-Controlled SVG with PHP

Learn how to use PHP^ HTML^ and CSS to dynamically modify styles in your scalable vector graphics (SVGs) in this installment of —project-based courses for web professionals. Chris Converse explores techniques to modify the colors^ visibility^ and even stroke values …

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Learning PHP

PHP is the most popular server-side language used to build dynamic websites^ and though it is not especially difficult to use^ nonprogrammers often find it intimidating. This introductory workshop from David Powers is designed to change that by teaching you …

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Learning PHP SimpleXML

Most PHP programmers will eventually run into an XML data set. The easiest way to deal with this data is using the SimpleXML extension for PHP. In this course^ David Powers walks through loading and extracting data from a basic …

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Learning the Standard PHP Library

The Standard PHP Library (SPL) is a collection of useful classes for traversing^ filtering^ and sorting data and objects. One of its main features is the iterator^ which provide easy access to arrays^ trees^ and directory listings. In this course^ …

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MVC Frameworks for Building PHP Web Applications

PHP developers have a choice: they can design their own architecture or they can use a framework. Frameworks speed up development^ enhance collaboration^ and help keep code organized. In this course^ Drew Falkman introduces the six most popular Model-View-Controller frameworks: …

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PHP Date and Time Essential Training

Need to calculate the date of the third Thursday of each month or the Friday after next? PHP—and David Powers—have you covered. David shows how to use the intricate and sometimes underused capabilities of PHP s date and time functions^ …

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PHP: Accessing Databases with PDO and MySQLi

Now that PHP has true object-oriented capabilities^ it s best practice to access databases using PDO (PHP Data Objects) and MySQLi. These methods produce database-neutral code that works with over a dozen systems^ including MySQL^ SQL Server^ PostgreSQL^ and SQLite. …

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PHP: Choosing a PHP Editor

A coding professional needs professional tools^ and while you can write PHP with a regular text editor^ a specialized editor or IDE will make the job easier and your code more accurate. In this course^ programming expert Joseph Lowery takes …

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PHP: Creating Secure Websites

Hackers target PHP web applications more often than other sites because most PHP code is written by developers with little security experience. Protecting web applications from these attacks has become an essential skill for all PHP developers. shows you how …

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PHP: Design Patterns

Write better PHP code by following these popular (and time-tested) design patterns. Developer Keith Casey introduces 11 design patterns that will help you solve common coding challenges and make your intentions clear to future architects of your application. Keith explores …

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