Category Archives: PHP Lessons

PHP Web Development

PHP is a processor that resides on a server to process information. Most of the time this is done with a MySql Database. PHP processes forms, writes HTML and more on the internet. Below there are several articles and tips and tricks on how to use this software. PHP is a free and open source software and is the most popular processor on the internet. The website for PHP is php.net

PROCESSING FORMS PHP7 USING $GET BEGINNERS GUIDE LESSON 8

PROCESSING FORMS PHP7 USING $GET BEGINNERS GUIDE

Processing forms in PHP7 for beginners can be hard to understand. Let’s break it down for you before we actually start coding. In the last lesson we manually created URL query strings.  We then used the $_GET method to get sections of the string and display them on a page. In programming we call this Read More

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Beginners Guide $GET Query Strings URL Parameters In PHP Coding Lesson 7

Beginners Guide $GET Query Strings URL Parameters In PHP Coding Lesson 7

This is our beginners guide to PHP Query string url parameters. After completing this lesson you will have a general knowledge of PHP’s $GET function with parameters. Let’s break down the code in this lesson and see how PHP Query Strings work. Here are the files for this lesson.  What Are Query String Parameters In Read More

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Programming With PHP Housekeeping Cleaning Up Code Lesson 6

Programming With PHP Housekeeping Cleaning Up Code Lesson 6

When we are programming with PHP remember that it is more artistic like poetry. Everyone will have a different style and you will as well. Many new programmers will not appreciate styles of other programmers because of inexperience. In programming however, housekeeping is very important. New programmers tend to create a lot of messy code. Read More

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PHP7 FUNCTIONS USES APPLICATION PROGRAMMING LESSON 5

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PHP7 functions are very useful. There are predefined functions that is already programmed in PHP7 already that you can use. You can also create your own PHP7 functions to use in your applications. This tutorial is going to cover “PHP Functions” and how you can use them on your website and applications. What Is a PHP Read More

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ASSEMBLE BASIC WEBSITE IN PHP BEGINNER PROGRAMMING LESSON 4

ASSEMBLE BASIC WEBSITE IN PHP BEGINNER PROGRAMMING LESSON 4

In this lesson we are going to assemble a basic website and code it in PHP. In our previous beginner course on lesson #9 we built a website with HTML. I then taught you how to use CSS and JavaScript with those sites. Now I am going to show you how programmers write HTML and Read More

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PHP7 GUIDE FOR NEW PROGRAMMERS 2018 ECHO PRINT VARIABLES LESSON 3

PHP7 GUIDE FOR NEW PROGRAMMERS 2018 ECHO PRINT VARIABLES

PHP 7.2.11 is the latest PHP version. We will be using this version for this series of lessons. We will take you from an absolute beginner programmer with no knowledge of PHP and build upon that. Please make sure that you have completed the absolute beginner web development course. We will be building off of Read More

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TESTING APACHE PHP MYSQL SERVER ENVIRONMENT LESSON 2

After you have installed XAMPP then you will want to test that everything is working. In this tutorial we are going to make sure that we have everything working properly before we dive into the programming. You will also want to come back here in future tutorials to repeat these steps. TURN EVERYTHING ON IN Read More

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INTERMEDIATE WEB DEVELOPMENT SET UP A SERVER LESSON 1

INTERMEDIATE WEB DEVELOPMENT SET UP A SERVER

We have completed the Absolute Beginner Web Development Courses. It has help a lot of people with the basics of HTML, CSS and JavaScript. However when it comes to web development there are a couple more things that you need to know in order to grow your knowledge. It is called “Programming Languages”. There are Read More

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Checked Value Use Form Tag In PHP Loop For Radio Buttons

Checked Value Use Form Tag In PHP Loop For Radio Buttons

Recently I was working on a project that required the “checked” value on a radio button. I had put the form item in a php loop to update products for a marketing site. I used the following code. Example of Checked Value For Radio Select This is suppose to automatically check that value. However I put Read More

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Lost Password Script AJAX jQuery Bootstrap PHP and MySql

Lost Password Script AJAX jQuery Bootstrap PHP and MySql

This is a lost password script tutorial. It is written in AJAX, jQuery, Boostrap, PHP and MySql. Frequently people lose their passwords. Password reset scripts are almost mandatory with people expecting software to do everything for them. Writing scripts that lets people reset their passwords do pose some risks. Are they using a secure email Read More

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Contact Form with AJAX jQuery Bootstrap PHP and MySql

Contact Form with AJAX jQuery Bootstrap PHP and MySql

In this tutorial we create a contact form that enters contact information into a database. It will then send an email to you from your website. We do this with AJAX, jQuery, Bootstrap, PHP and MySql. AJAX jQuery Functions Used ready() function to check the readiness of the DOM {Document Object Model} click() function to Read More

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Login Script with AJAX jQuery PHP and MySql

Login Script with AJAX jQuery PHP and MySql

Lets create a login script with AJAX jQuery, PHP and MySql in this tutorial. We will create a form to login to the system and use AJAX with jQuery for the process. Next we will use PHP to process the form and return data to the webpage without reloading. Then we will set session variables Read More

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SANITIZE STRINGS BEFORE INSERTING INTO DATABASE PHP MYSQL AJAX JQUERY

SANITIZE STRINGS BEFORE INSERTING INTO DATABASE PHP MYSQL AJAX JQUERY

You need to sanitize your string before you insert them into your databases. We show you how to do that in this lesson with “FILTER_SANITIZE_STRING”, “FILTER_SANITIZE_EMAIL” and “FILTER_FLAG_STRIP_HIGH”. We use jQuery and AJAX to pass the variables to the processor. This lesson is a continuation of the last lesson Create Secure Password Sign Up Script With Read More

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Create Secure Password Sign Up Script With PHP jQuery and AJAX

Create Secure Password Sign Up Script With PHP jQuery and AJAX

Create a secure password sign up script with PHP, jQuery and AJAX with this easy to follow tutorial. Preliminary steps for this tutorial is to go over the last post Create A Database and Table At The Same Time With PHP. If you are already familiar with creating database tables this is the structure for the database Read More

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Create A Database and Table At The Same Time With PHP

Create A Database and Table At The Same Time With PHP

Create a database and a table at the same time with php in mysql. All you will need is the connection information to your database. This is what you will need. Preliminary Information Needed Connection to the host. For most of you this will be localhost. Mysql username. Mysql password. Applies To PHP5 + Mysql You can Read More

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