Learning OOP in PHP ASAP! PHP is so much more than a scripting language. It’s a full-fledged language capable of building very complex applications. By harnessing the full power of Object Oriented Programming, you can reduce the amount of time you spend coding and use it to build better websites. This tutorial will show you how. What is OOP? OOP stands for O bject O riented P rogramming.
Today marks the beginning of a brand new series that will show you EXACTLY how to get started with PHP. Just as with the “jQuery for Absolute Beginners” series, we’ll start from scratch and slowly work our way up to some more advanced topics. I hope you enjoy it. As always – feel free to make requests via the comments form. Diving into PHP: Video Series
Why You’re a Bad PHP Programmer We all have our bad habits. In this article, we’ll go over a list of bad practices that are worth examining, reevaluating, and correcting immediately. Republished Tutorial Every few weeks, we revisit some of our reader's favorite posts from throughout the history of the site. This tutorial was first published in February of 2011.
About Vikram Vaswani Vikram Vaswani is the founder and CEO of "Melonfire":http://www.melonfire.com/, a consultancy specializing in open-source tools and technologies. He is a passionate proponent of the open-source movement and frequently contributes articles and tutorials on open-source technologies, including Perl, Python, PHP, MySQL, and Linux, to the community at large. He is the author of four books on PHP and MySQL, including "MySQL: The Complete Reference":http://www.mysql-tcr.com/, "How to Do Everything with PHP and MySQL":http://www.everythingphpmysql.com/ and "PHP Programming Solutions":http://www.php-programming-solutions.com/. Vikram has more than eight years of experience working with PHP and MySQL as an application developer.