PHP and MySQL Web Development - P9: PHP and MySQL Web Development teaches the reader to develop dynamic, secure, commercial Web sites. Using the same accessible, popular teaching style of the first edition, this best-selling book has been updated to reflect the rapidly changing landscape of MySQL and PHP. | Introduction 7 Part II Using MySQL discusses the concepts and design involved in using relational database systems such as MySQL using SQL connecting your MySQL database to the world with PHP and advanced MySQL topics such as security and optimization. Part III E-commerce and Security covers some of the general issues involved in developing an e-commerce site using any language. The most important of these issues is security. We then discuss how you can use PHP and MySQL to authenticate your users and securely gather transmit and store data. Part IV Advanced PHP Techniques offers detailed coverage of some of the major built-in functions in PHP. We have selected groups of functions that are likely to be useful when building an e-commerce will learn about interaction with the server interaction with the network image generation date and time manipulation and session variables. Part V Building Practical PHP and MySQL Projects deals with practical real-world issues such as managing large projects and debugging and provides sample projects that demonstrate the power and versatility of PHP and MySQL. Finally We hope you enjoy this book and enjoy learning about PHP and MySQL as much as we did when we first began using these products. They are really a pleasure to use. Soon you ll be able to join the thousands ofWeb developers who use these robust powerful tools to easily build dynamic real-time Web sites. I Using PHP 1 PHP Crash Course 2 Storing and Retrieving Data 3 Using Arrays 4 String Manipulation and Regular Expressions 5 Reusing Code and Writing Functions 6 Object-Oriented .