The PHP Cookbook is a collection of problems, solutions, and practical examples for PHP programmers. The book contains a unique and extensive collection of best practices for everyday PHP programming dilemmas. It contains over 250 recipes, ranging from simple tasks to entire programs that demonstrate complex tasks, such as printing HTML tables and generating bar charts -- a treasure trove of useful code for PHP programmers, from novices to advanced practitioners. hot
PHP 5 Power Programming
In PHP 5 Power Programming, PHP 5's co-creator and two leading PHP developers show you how to make the most of PHP 5's industrial-strength enhancements in any project, no matter how large or complex.
This online e-book covers all aspects of PHP programming. It begins with a brief history of PHP, then gives an overview of PHP, and why it is so useful to web programmers. Subsequent chapters cover all areas of PHP in detail: the basics of the language, file and filesystem handling, object oriented programming, MySQL and SQLite database access, handling of HTML forms, using cookies and PHP sessions. All chapters are accompanied by real world examples.
PHP Reference: Beginner to Intermediate PHP5
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Practical PHP Programming
Practical PHP Programming is a concise, starting resource for individuals that want to learn PHP programming. It assumes no PHP programming at all.
Practical PHP Testing
Practical PHP Testing is targeted at PHP developers. It features articles published on the author's blog site, together with new content. The book includes code samples and TDD exercises.
Symfony - The Book
Symfony is a web application framework written in PHP that follows the model?view?controller (MVC) paradigm.
The Underground PHP and Oracle Manual
The Underground PHP and Oracle Manual is written for PHP programmers developing applications for the Oracle Database. It shows programmers how to use PHP with Oracle, and provides the fundamental building blocks needed to create high-performance PHP Oracle Web applications.
Zend Framework: Surviving the Deep End
Zend Framework: Surviving The Deep End is written in the form of a detailed tutorial following a step by step approach to building a real life application.