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

PHP 7 Constants Notice: Constant already defined LESSON 13

PHP 7 Constants Notice: Constant already defined LESSON 13

PHP 7 Constants are like variables. The only difference is that they cannot be changed. Once you set a “Constant” you cannot change it. PHP 7 Constants need to hold unique information. Here are the files from the last lesson. PHP 7 Constants Basic Example In this Php 7 Constants example we are setting a Read More

Wonderful World Of String Functions() in Php7 Lesson 12

String Functions() in Php7

String functions in Php7 are your arsenal for being a more efficient coder.  The possibilities are immense when it comes to string functions in Php7. Let’s take a look at some of the string functions in Php7. Echo Is A Php String Function Echo is one Php string function that you have already been using. Read More

Data Types In Php 7 Objects Arrays Null Resource Lesson 11

DATA TYPES IN PHP7 HOW THEY ARE USED

DATA TYPES IN PHP 7 Here is the second part to the data types in PHP7. Lesson 10 we talked about Strings, Integers, Booleans, and Floats.In this lesson we are going to talk about  Objects, Arrays, NULL and Resource. Here are the files from the previous lesson if you are just joining us. Video is Read More

PHP7 DATA TYPES INTEGERS FLOATS STRINGS BOOLEAN LESSON 10

PHP7 DATA TYPES HOW THEY ARE USED

Understanding PHP7 data types will help you put things together. There are 8 different data types in PHP. They are all used differently.  We will cover the first 4 types in this lesson and the second half in the next lesson. Here are files from the last lesson. Here are some quick examples of PHP7 Read More

PHP7 POWER WEEK ULTIMATE TUTORIALS VIDEOS & CODE EXAMPLES

Hello friends, next week we will have a “PHP7 Power Week“. The PHP power week will consist of two lessons a day. I will release one about 9 AM in the morning and then release another one about 3 o’clock in the afternoon. This will be Monday through Friday Eastern standard time. Make sure you Read More

FORM PROCESSING PHP7 $_POST METHOD CODE EXAMPLES VIDEO LESSON 9

FORM PROCESSING PHP7 $_POST METHOD CODE EXAMPLES VIDEO LESSON 9

“Form processing” in PHP7 using the $_POST method is much like using the $_GET method. In this video lesson on using the $_POST method I will show you some code examples. In programing code you will be using the $_POST method more than the $_GET method. Here are the files from our last lesson. Here Read More

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

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

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

PHP7 FUNCTIONS USES APPLICATION PROGRAMMING LESSON 5

php7-functions-and-parameters

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

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

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

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

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

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 [code]<label class="btn btn-info active"><input type="radio" name="optradio" id="optradio’" value="shipped" checked>Shipped</label>[/code] This is Read More