From the Back Cover
Build an online catalog and a members-only site
Everything you need to know to create a dynamic PHP and MySQL Web site!
Been thinking of creating a high-quality interactive Web site? This book is just what you need to get started! Here's the fun and easy way® to develop a Web application in PHP 4, 5, or 6 and MySQL 5, test your software, enable your Web pages to display, change, and move database information, and much more.
Discover how to
- Plan and implement a Web database application
- Design and build a MySQL 5 database
- Build dynamic HTML forms
- Create scripts that store, retrieve, and update database information
- Display database information in a Web page
About the Author
is the author of PHP 5 For Dummies, PHP & MySQL Everyday Apps For Dummies,
and PHP & MySQL: Your visual blueprint for creating dynamic, database-driven Web sites,
as well as the author of first and second editions of this book. In addition, Janet is the author of Spring into Linux
and a coauthor of Mastering Visually Dreamweaver 8 and Flash 8.
Janet has twenty years of experience in the computing field. Most recently, she worked as a Web designer and programmer in an engineering firm for four years. Before that, Janet worked for thirteen years in a university environment, where she was a systems analyst. During her tenure, she supervised the installation and operation of computing resources, designed and developed a data archive, supported faculty and students in their computer usage, wrote numerous technical papers, and developed and presented seminars on a variety of technology topics.
To keep in touch, see janet.valade.com.