Synopses & Reviews
A compilation of best practice solutions to common Web Development problems in PHP, focusing on the achievement of practical goals by applying well-structured, object orientated software design principles.
Volume 1 covers the foundations of PHP including writing portable and reusable code, storing and extracting data from files, manipulating text, working with email and error handling.
In addition to being an excellent reference with over 60 customizable solutions, the book acts as an excellent primer for Object Orientated Programming. PHP 5 has now been released and has been given significant OOP features, which are a must-learn for PHP Developers.
All code in the book is backwards compatible with earlier versions of PHP.
The PHP Anthology: Object Oriented PHP Solutions takes the most common problems posted by PHP developers in many discussion lists, forums and newsgroups and shows you how to solve them using modern PHP-coding practices. Along with detailed discussion of the key issues involved in solving specific problems, The PHP Anthology: Object Oriented PHP Solutions promotes development using PHP's Object Oriented Programming (OOP) features and popular Open Source libraries. All solutions and code in the books have been reviewed and approved by today's top PHP experts, including Kevin Yank, author of the best-selling ?Build Your Own Database-Driven Website Using PHP & MySQL?. In other words, you can be assured that the books will show you how to develop rock solid, secure applications in the most efficient way possible.