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PHP in Action Dagfinn Reiersol

PHP in Action By Dagfinn Reiersol

PHP in Action by Dagfinn Reiersol

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This book shows readers how to apply PHP techniques and principles to all themost common challenges of Web programming.

PHP in Action Summary

PHP in Action: Modern Software Practices for PHP by Dagfinn Reiersol


This book takes on the most important challenges of web programming in PHP

5 using state-of-the art programming and software design techniques including

unit testing, refactoring and design patterns. It provides essential skills for developing

or maintaining complex to moderately complex PHP web applications.


To keep programming productive and enjoyable, state-of-the-art practices and

principles are essential. Object-oriented programming and design help manage

complexity by keeping components cleanly separated. Unit testing helps prevent

endless, exhausting debugging sessions. Refactoring keeps code supple and

readable. PHP offers all this and more.

This book shows you how to apply PHP techniques and principles to all the

most common challenges of web programming, including:

Web presentation and templates

User interaction including the Model-View-Contoller architecture

Input validation and form handling

Database connection and querying and abstraction

Object persistence


Explains to PHP programmers software engineering principles of design and

architecture of web programming

How to refactor / redesign / restructure legacy applications

Improve existing code incrementally and under time constraints

How to use automated testing

How to keep web applications secure

Rich in interesting and useful examples

About Dagfinn Reiersol

Dagfinn Reiersol has been designing and developing web applications, web content mining software, web programming tools, and text analysis programs, mostly in PHP, since 1997. He also has a long history as a technical writer of software manuals. He lives in Oslo, Norway.

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PHP in Action: Modern Software Practices for PHP by Dagfinn Reiersol
Used - Very Good
Manning Publications
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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