A step-by-step guide to creating a modern Web application using PHP, MySQL, and Yii
Build a real-world, user-based, database-driven project task management application using the Yii development framework
Start with a general idea, and finish with deploying to production, learning everything about Yii inbetween, from “A”ctive record to “Z”ii component library
Web Application Development with Yii and PHP
This book is a step by step tutorial in developing a real-world application using the incremental and iterative approach to software development. You learn about agile software development by leaning on the agile nature of the Yii application development framework. You touch on each aspect of the software development lifecycle by building a project task management application from concept through production deployment.
After a brief, general introduction to the Yii framework and outlining the software development approach taken throughout the book, the chapters break down in the same way as software development iterations do in real-world projects. After the 1st iteration, you will have a working and tested application with a valid, tested connection to a database. Download eBook Free »
PHP Application Development with NetBeans: Beginner’s Guide
Clear step-by-step instructions with lots of practical examples
Develop cutting-edge PHP applications like never before with the help of this popular IDE, through quick and simple techniques
Experience exciting features of PHP application development with real-life PHP projects
PHP Application Development with NetBeans: Beginner’s Guide
NetBeans has many features that greatly simplify PHP development, and with its several features and great flexibility, PHP developers can become overwhelmed by the IDE’s options. This book provides step-by-step instructions that show you how to take control of the environment and make use of these features to make your PHP application development more efficient and productive than ever before.
PHP Application Development with NetBeans: Beginner’s Guide leads you through the crucial parts of PHP programming and shows you how to use the features of NetBeans that will improve your PHP development experience, through clear and easy instructions.
The book gets you started with the development environment and tools, and takes you through working on practical projects with a clear focus. With each chapter being mission-critical, the book is a perfect companion to boost your PHP coding productivity and gain experience with even complex projects. Download eBook Free »
Build and deploy a flexible Social Networking application using PHP and leveraging key features of CouchDB to do the heavy lifting
Explore the features and functionality of CouchDB, by taking a deep look into Documents, Views, Replication, and much more.
Conceptualize a lightweight PHP framework from scratch and write code that can easily port to other frameworks
Get your PHP application from conception to deployment by leveraging CouchDB’s robust features
CouchDB and PHP Web Development Beginner’s Guide will teach you the basics and fundamentals of using CouchDB within a project. You will learn how to build an application from beginning to end, learning the difference between the “quick way” to do things, and the “right way” by looking through a variety of code examples and real world scenarios.
You will start with a walkthrough of setting up a sound development environment and then learn to create a variety of documents manually and programmatically. You will also learn how to manage their source control with Git and keep track of their progress. With each new concept, such as adding users and posts to your application, the author will take you through code step-by-step and explain how to use CouchDB’s robust features. Finally, you will learn how to easily deploy your application and how to use simple replication to scale your application. Download eBook Free »
Over 60 simple but incredibly effective recipes to Ajaxify PHP websites with PHP Ajax Cookbook
Learn how to develop and deploy iPhone web and native apps.
Optimize the performance of Ajax applications.
Build dynamic websites with faster response from the server using the asynchronous call feature of PHP Ajax.
Using Ajax allows quick and efficient access of data from the server, thus precluding a total web page refresh.
Leverage the power of PHP Ajax using practical recipes with example codes.
PHP Ajax Cookbook
PHP Ajax Cookbook will teach you how to use the combination of PHP AJAX as a powerful platform for websites or web applications. Using AJAX for Communication with Server leads to faster response with PHP at the back-end services. The combination of AJAX PHP has many features such as speeding up the user experience, giving your web client much quicker response time and letting the client browser retrieve data from the server without having to refresh the whole page. You will learn the nuances of optimization and debugging Ajax applications. Further, you will learn how to program Ajax on iPhone devices. Download eBook Free »
Combine the power of PHP and MongoDB to build dynamic web 2.0 applications with PHP and MongoDB Web Development Beginner’s Guide
Learn to build PHP-powered dynamic web applications using MongoDB as the data backend
Handle user sessions, store real-time site analytics, build location-aware web apps, and much more, all using MongoDB and PHP
Full of step-by-step instructions and practical examples, along with challenges to test and improve your knowledge
PHP and MongoDB Web Development Beginner’s Guide
With the rise of Web 2.0, the need for a highly scalable database, capable of storing diverse user-generated content is increasing. MongoDB, an open-source, non-relational database has stepped up to meet this demand and is being used in some of the most popular websites in the world. MongoDB is one of the NoSQL databases which is gaining popularity for developing PHP Web 2.0 applications.
PHP and MongoDB Web Development Beginner’s Guide is a fast-paced, hands-on guide to get started with web application development using PHP and MongoDB. The book follows a “Code first, explain later” approach, using practical examples in PHP to demonstrate unique features of MongoDB. It does not overwhelm you with information (or starve you of it), but gives you enough to get a solid practical grasp on the concepts.
Expert insight and practical guidance to create an efficient, flexible, and robust web oriented PHP 5 framework
Learn about the design choices involved in the creation of advanced web oriented PHP systems
Build an infrastructure for web applications that provides high functionality while avoiding pre-empting styling choices
Implement solid mechanisms for common features such as menus, presentation services, user management, and more
Written by a seasoned developer of CMS applications and other modern software
PHP 5 CMS Framework Development, 2nd Edition
If you want an insight into the critical design issues and programming techniques required for a web oriented framework in PHP5, this book will be invaluable. Whether you want to build your own CMS style framework, want to understand how such frameworks are created, or simply want to review advanced PHP5 software development techniques, this book is for you.
As a former development team leader on the renowned Mambo open-source content management system, author Martin Brampton offers unique insight and practical guidance into the problem of building an architecture for a web oriented framework or content management system, using the latest versions of popular web scripting language PHP.