PHP Basics Archives - Ian Carnaghan

Dynamic Websites

This summer I have enrolled in a Dynamic Websites independent study for my graduate program.  The course will focus...

May 28 · 46 sec read >
Drupal 8 Service Container

Introduction to PHP

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

Jun 1 · 1 min read >

Data Types, Variables and Constants

Variables in PHP are similar to define and use as with other programming languages.  PHP uses loose typed variables,...

Jun 2 · 1 min read >

Conditional Statements and Looping

Conditional statements (or decisions) and loops make up a good portion of programming code in general.  I am familiar...

Jun 2 · 1 min read >

PHP Language Basics

This week I have been focusing on the first few chapters of Doyle (2010), specifically on PHP language basics, decisions and...

Jun 10 · 5 min read >

Strings

PHP provides many different functions for manipulating strings.  Some of the more common functions are provided here, however for...

Jun 16 · 3 min read >

More PHP String Functions

This week I rewrote one of the PHP tasks from earlier and created a new function to emulate the...

Jun 17 · 3 min read >