Introduction to CodeIgniter

Learn the basics of CodeIgniter, then build your first website. All in just a couple hours.
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  • Lectures 20
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 6/2013 English

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If you are interested in building websites with the awesome CodeIgniter framework, then you're in the right place.

This fun and fast-paced course starts off with the basics of CodeIgniter for absolute beginners. You'll learn everything you need to know to get up and running in no time at all. Training in MySQL as it relates to CodeIgniter is an integral part of this course. Don't worry, even if you have never used MySQL before you will learn what you need to know.

Easy to Understand Language

This course is extremely easy to understand for English speakers. When you're learning a new technology, you shouldn't have to strain to make sense of the person giving the tutorial. You won't have that problem here.

The Project

After you learn the basics, you will walk through how to build and deploy a website from scratch, step by step.

New Developers

If you're new to development, we suggest you try the seminal course on web development called Learn PHP Programming from Scratch.

What are the requirements?

  • A computer
  • Free CodeIgniter software

What am I going to get from this course?

  • To learn the basics of CodeIgniter
  • To build your first website with CodeIgniter

Who is the target audience?

  • Aspiring web developers
  • Experienced web developers

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction to the Course
Before we build our first website, let's learn the basics of CodeIgniter 
Section 2: Let's Learn CodeIgniter!
An introduction to basic controllers in CodeIgniter
An introduction to basic models in CodeIgniter
Learn about how views effect your CodeIgniter experience
Quick project: Building a basic calculator

CodeIgniter programming fundamentals

Section 3: Working with the MySQL Database
Learn how to connect to a MySQL databse with CodeIgniter 
How to retrieve database values
How to insert using MySQL
Learn how to update values in your database. This is very important. 
Now we can delete values as needed. 
Section 4: How to Build a Basic Website with CodeIgniter
This introduction to CodeIgniter walks through creating a basic content managed website (CMS). Includes multiple pages, a contact form, and the ability to send email.
Learn the basics of styling your website
A handy little HTML helper for you. 
How to work with URLs in your website. 
Managing content is a crucial piece of web development. 
Lets create a contact page. 
How to use form validation libraries
How to send e-mails through your CodeIgniter website. 
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