Learn everything there is to know about one of the leading Web scripting languages in use today!
Ashok Appu has packed this indispensable guide with real-world examples and advice on how to move beyond those samples to tackle specific tasks. In addition, end-of-chapter reviews and exercises will get you quickly up to speed to learn how PHP is also useful in other server-side development and administration tasks and site administration.
With numerous real-world examples and expert advice, this book will:
Provide a concise and task-oriented introduction to PHP
Help you evaluate the suitability of PHP for your project
Be a practical introduction to PHP's syntax and fundamental strengths
Include numerous working scripts, with information on how to adapt and extend them to meet individual needs
The companion Web site contains:
All source code from the book
Frequently asked questions, quizzes, and best practices
* Links to other resource sites