The Definitive Guide to symfony

The Definitive Guide to symfony

This book, authored by project and documentation leads Fabien Potencier and François Zaninotto, serves as a complete guide to all aspects of Symfony. Readers are guided through fundamental concepts such as installation, configuration, and security, followed by thorough discussion of advanced concepts such as scaffolding, routing, caching, and…

Practical Web 2.0 Applications with PHP

Practical Web 2.0 Applications with PHP

In Practical Web 2.0 Applications with PHP, PHP, MySQL, CSS, XHTML, and JavaScript / Ajax development techniques are brought together to show you how to create the hottest PHP web applications, from planning and design up to final implementation, without going over unnecessary basics that will hold you…

Object-Oriented Programming with PHP5

Object-Oriented Programming with PHP5

Some basic objected-oriented features were added to PHP3; with PHP5 full support for object-oriented programming was added to PHP. Object-oriented programming was basically introduced to ease the development process as well as reduce the time of development by reducing the amount of code needed. OOP can greatly improve…

Learning PHP & MySQL, 2nd Edition

Learning PHP & MySQL, 2nd Edition

PHP and MySQL are quickly becoming the de facto standard for rapid development of dynamic, database-driven web sites. This book is perfect for newcomers to programming as well as hobbyists who are intimidated by harder-to-follow books. With concepts explained in plain English, the new edition starts with the…

CodeIgniter for Rapid PHP Application Development

CodeIgniter for Rapid PHP Application Development

CodeIgniter (CI) is a powerful open-source PHP framework with a very small footprint, built for PHP coders who need a simple and elegant toolkit to create full-featured web applications. CodeIgniter is an MVC framework, similar in some ways to the Rails framework for Ruby, and is designed to…

Real-World Scripts That Solve Difficult Problems

Wicked Cool PHP

PHP is an easy-to-use scripting language perfect for quickly creating the Web features you need. Once you know the basics of how the language works, wouldn’t it be great to have a collection of useful scripts that solve those tricky problems and add interesting functionality to your site?…

CakePHP Application Development

CakePHP Application Development

This book offers step-by-step instructions to learn the CakePHP framework and to quickly develop and deploy web-based applications. It introduces the MVC pattern and coding styles using practical examples. It takes the developer through setting up a CakePHP development and deployment environment, and develops an example application to…

Beginning PHP and MySQL E-Commerce, 2nd Edition

Beginning PHP and MySQL E-Commerce, 2nd Edition

Beginning PHP and MySQL E-Commerce: From Novice to Professional, Second Edition covers every step of the design and building process involved in creating powerful, extendable e-commerce web sites. Based around a real-world example involving a web site selling t-shirts, you’ll learn how to create and manage a product…

Professional PHP6

Professional PHP6

Publishing in tandem with the long-awaited release of PHP 6, this book reveals the inside scoop for pushing the limits of how to maximize the full feature set of PHP 6. You’ll learn how to use PHP 6 in the larger scheme of enterprise-class software development and practical…