To really unleash the power of a web app – what do you need?
There are many ways to get and use information but we are going to learn about the most fundamental method – databases!!
Lots of exclamation points here, but really they are awesome.
We will learn:
- What databases are
- What you can do with a database to search and manipulate data
- How to use phpMyAdmin to create and work with databases.
- How to get information from the database using SQL (Structured Query Language) from the simplest of queries to complex queries involving multiple tables and conditions.
- How to use SQL to update the database by inserting, changing or deleting records.