PHP Articles

Some PHP Functions You Must Know

PHP is a widely-used general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development and can be embedded into HTML.

EMEA Ditching Perl, Python, PHP?

A spring 2005 survey of developers in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa finds a dropoff in their use of those three languages.

PHP Server to Client with No Refresh.

Although most of our companies work is template based design, the end result is always unique and adapts to each client’s individual needs.

Synchronize multiple MySQL Databases with PHP
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PIM Team Case Study

How to make a simple form mailer with PHP

As you may be well aware, displaying your e-mail address on your website can lead to e-mail harvesters picking up your address and adding it to hundreds or even thousands of lists used by spammers.

Daffodil DB: Web Database

What is a Web Database? A web database is a database for the internet. You can get access to your data via the internet from anywhere in the world. Or, you can create a database driven website by using such databases. A web database stores large amount of information in an organized format that is easily accessible from scripting languages (like PHP).

Creating Dynamic Website Content with PHP – MySQL
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Fresh website content for your visitors can be of real benefit when attempting to generate repeat traffic. Most webmasters, however, just don’t have enough spare time to frequently update or rebuild their pages manually.

Oracle 10g Offers Integration With PHP Via Zend

The popular PHP scripting language gets a boost from database giant Oracle’s partnership with Zend Technologies.

Voyeur Heaven: Finding Unprotected Video and More
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We’ve all got a little voyeurism in us. That’s why the recent article, Clearing Google Search History to Maintain Your Privacy sent my visitor counts off the charts :).

Serialize This – Saving Objects in PHP

When building my website “Crossword Heaven” I came across a problem. I created a PHP object called “crossword” but needed to save the information in the object to a database. Now considering that this object contained a lot of information this was not an easy thing to do. Or was it?

Simple Solution for PHP Includes

I have recently created my first Php program. I wanted to share with others some of the problems that I encountered, and how I finally overcame these obstacles.

Password Protection with PHP, MySQL, and Session Variables
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One of the great promises that actually came true when our Internet-enabled world reached the twenty-first century is efficient customer-to-business interaction.

Get PHP pages indexed in the Search engines

A simple method to convert files from Php to Html Extensions, on an Apache Server

PHP and Cookies; a Good Mix!

Cookies have long been used in PHP scripts, and are a very useful function. But what exactly are cookies? Maybe you have used then, but you still don’t know exactly what they are. Or you are completely new to cookies?

Developing a Login System with PHP and MySQL

Most interactive websites nowadays would require a user to log in into the website’s system in order to provide a customized experience for the user. Once the user has logged in, the website will be able to provide a presentation that is tailored to the user’s preferences.

PHP to HTML Getting Dynamic Pages Indexed
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Most will agree Php has become the common language for creating dynamic Websites. Although the language is simple and efficient, developers are finding trouble getting traffic to their Php site.

Using PHP CURL Library to Scrape the Internet

Have you ever though how much information is there in DMOZ? Your entire life won’t be enough to collect and sort it.

Using Open Source Software to Compete with the Big Guys
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One of the most frequent questions I am asked, or read about lately, is how to look professional enough to compete with the big guys.

PHP On-The-Fly!
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PHP can be used for a lot of different things, and is one of the most powerful scripting languages available on the web. Not to mention it’s extremely cheap and widely used. However, one thing that PHP is lacking, and in fact most scripting languages are, is a way to update pages in real-time, without having to reload a page or submit a form.

Track Your Visitors, Using PHP
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There are many different traffic analysis tools, ranging from simple counters to complete traffic analyzers.

MySQL Database Handling in PHP

Most interactive websites nowadays require data to be presented dynamically and interactively based on input from the user. For example, a customer may need to log into a retail website to check his purchasing history. In this instance, the website would have stored two types of data in order for the customer to perform the check – the customer’s personal login details; and the customer’s purchased items. This data can be stored in two types of storage – flat files or databases.