Quickly develop dynamic Flash applications with PHP
The demand for rich Internet applications (RIAs) such ascomplete storefronts and interactive surveys is skyrocketing, as isthe pressure to create these dynamic apps overnight and at lowcost. This in-depth Bible provides the step-by-step instructionsyou need to quickly create RIAs in Flash using cost-effective,open-source PHP programming tools. You'll learn how PHP works, whenyou should use it in Flash, and above all, vital securitytechniques for keeping your interactive sites secure.
Install, configure, and explore the basics of PHP
Connect Flash to PHP and PHP to MySQL
Create contact forms and search capabilities
Clean, store, and check your interactive data
Apply advanced security techniques
Develop an RSS reader or banner tracking with PHP
Extend Flash and PHP with third-party libraries
Learn best practices for backing up and updating your server
Companion Web Site On the book's Web site you can see real-world examples of Flashapplications and how they were developed. The Web site alsoincludes all the source files associated with the examples. Visitwww.wiley.com/go/flashandphpbible.