Working with MySQL: Data Access

Taking data from the database is even more simple than storing it in there. Because we’re already set up our forms and created the database in our Working with MySQL: Storage tutorial, we can get struck into displaying that data on a page. First we create our page, as normal this can be called anything […]

Working with MySQL: Storage

Once you’ve created a MySQL Database, the obvious next step is to try and store data in it. Databases can store all sorts of things: everything from basic visitor feedback to complex weblog systems and even shopping carts. Of course, trying to explain how to create a working shopping cart is way beyond the scope […]

Creating a MySQL Database

There are lots of ways to create a MySQL database, because of the huge varieties of hosting control panels available. Unfortunately, executing CREATE DATABASE `database`; rarely works because of the way permissions are set up. This tutorial covers creating a database in cPanel, as well as on popular hosts Site5 and GoDaddy. Creating a Database […]