Learn PHP Programming for Beginners

Learn the basics of PHP programming. Includes exercise files.
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  • Lectures 46
  • Contents Video: 6.5 hours
    Other: 1 min
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2013 English

Course Description

These days, you’re nowhere without a website, so there’s a huge value to web development skills. PHP is one of the most widely-used scripting languages around, and this course will help you master the basics of the language so that you can build your own website, or help refine your company’s. Discover the power of PHP as you take your website development skills to the next level.

During this 6.5 hour PHP beginner course, discover the fundamental concepts beginner PHP developers need to master. Your professional instructor combines practical lectures that ensure you have a solid grasp of the basics with coding examples that include exercise files so you get real hands-on practice.

Follow along as you learn the PHP syntax, development environment, and other basic concepts. Discover more advanced topics including database storage, object oriented development, using the standard PHP library, and basic SQL language commands.

This course includes exercise example files, certificate of completion, and quiz.

What are the requirements?

  • A text editor and a passion for learning.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course, you will have a foundation of PHP knowledge
  • Discover how to use variables
  • How to debug PHP code
  • Learn how to read a configuration file
  • Discover the basics of using a PHP library
  • Common security threats

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone new to PHP

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.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Course Objectives and Introduction to PHP
Preview
11:20
IMPORTANT - Read this to ensure the best video quality!
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PHP Development Environment; Whitespace and Comment; Exercise 1
Preview
07:40
PHP course exercise files
Article
Section 2: Variables, Syntax, Operators and Conditional Control
Variables; Exercise 2
Preview
11:00
Echo vs. Print; Single vs. Double Quotes
05:42
Operators
11:28
Controlling the Flow of Execution; Exercise 3
11:18
Section 3: Defining Loops and Debugging
Repeating Codes; Exercise 4
11:42
Debugging PHP; Scaffolding Code
04:54
Section 4: Working with Arrays and Functions
Arrays; Exercise 5
Preview
10:55
Functions - Part 1
11:39
Functions - Part 2; Exercise 6
13:52
External PHP
07:42
Runtime Error Handling
10:34
Section 5: File Resources
Reading and Writing to a File
11:53
Reading a Configuration File; Exercise 7
08:07
Section 6: Forms and Superglobals
Form Processing; Cookies and Sessions Superglobals; Exercise 8
10:04
Section 7: Database Storage
Database Storage - Part 1
05:04
Database Storage - Part 2
12:33
Section 8: Object-Oriented Development
Course Review
00:43
Object-Oriented Development - Part 1
13:01
Object-Oriented Development - Part 2
13:02
Object-Oriented Development - Part 3
04:37
Inheritance Demo
13:38
Exercise 9
01:59
Section 9: Security
Common Threats
02:44
Security Demo and Exercise 10
12:53
Section 10: PHP Library
PHP Built-in Constants and Standard PHP Library
Preview
12:34
Standard PHP Library Demo - Part 1
10:13
Standard PHP Library Demo - Part 2
07:10
SPL Data Structures and Exception Types
08:44
SPL Data Structures Demo
14:57
SPL Exception Types Demo; Exercise 11
08:06
Section 11: SQL for Developers
Relational Database Management Systems and SQL Language
Preview
05:50
SQL Statement
07:48
Select Statement Demo - Part 1
14:13
Table Joins and Union
05:36
Select Statement Demo - Part 2
14:47
Joins Demo
04:08
Insert, Update and Delete Commands; Aggregate Functions
08:01
Queries and Store Procedure
05:58
Section 12: Design Pattern
Design Pattern Categories
06:12
Singleton Pattern Demo
08:52
Observer Pattern Demo
06:52
Section 13: Course Conclusion
Closing
02:04
Assessment Test
40 questions

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