Learn how to create an interactive Web site, allowing visitors to post and retrieve information provided by you or your site's visitors. In this six-week online course, you'll see how to create dynamic Web pages using the PHP programming language and the MySQL database server.
During the course, you'll walk through the development of a complete content management system Web application. You'll receive clear, step-by-step, instructions demonstrating how to create a complete Web site capable of dynamically displaying data from a MySQL database.
You'll discover how you can allow your site's visitors to add new information to an online database, search through posted data, and create meaningful printed reports. By the end of this course, you'll have plenty of useful code templates that will help you create your very own dynamic, Web-based, content management system.
1 What Is PHP?
2 Basic PHP Programming
3 More PHP Programming Features
4 Creating a MySQL Database
5 Creating a Dynamic Home Page
6 Displaying Database Content Dynamically
7 Allowing Visitors to Enter Data
8 Implementing a Simple Search Engine
9 Producing Attractive Printer-friendly Pages
10 Controlling User Access
11 Backing up and Restoring MySQL Data Files
12 Implementing Paging
Instructional Material Requirements:
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.