More PHP String Functions

This week I rewrote one of the PHP tasks from earlier and created a new function to emulate the functionality of str_pad.  The function...
Ian Carnaghan
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Strings

PHP provides many different functions for manipulating strings.  Some of the more common functions are provided here, however for a full listing of all...
Ian Carnaghan
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PHP Language Basics

This week I have been focusing on the first few chapters of Doyle (2010), specifically on PHP language basics, decisions and loops and strings.
Ian Carnaghan
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Conditional Statements and Looping

Conditional statements (or decisions) and loops make up a good portion of programming code in general.  I am familiar with these concepts though other...
Ian Carnaghan
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Data Types, Variables and Constants

Variables in PHP are similar to define and use as with other programming languages.  PHP uses loose typed variables, in other words they do not have...
Ian Carnaghan
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Introduction to PHP

This week I have been reading the first five chapters of Beginning PHP 5.3, Doyle (2010).  Chapter 1 gave a good overview of PHP...
Ian Carnaghan
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