Mastering phpMyAdmin 3.1 for Effective MySQL Management

Increase your MySQL productivity and control by discovering the real power of phpMyAdmin 3.1

  • Covers version 3.1, the latest version of phpMyAdmin
  • Administer your MySQL databases with phpMyAdmin
  • Manage users and privileges with MySQL Server Administration tools
  • Get to grips with the hidden features and capabilities of phpMyAdmin

In Detail

MySQL has gained wide popularity because of its open-source nature, performance, reliability, robustness, and support for various platforms.

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Windows 7 Step by Step

Experience learning made easy and quickly teach yourself the essentials of working with Windows 7. With STEP BY STEP, you set the pace building and practicing the skills you need, just when you need them! Learn to manage windows and folders, sort and filter files, create an efficient Windows working environment, and safely access the Internet.

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The Online Marketing Inside Out (SitePoint)

Online Marketing Inside Out is an invaluable book for anyone wanting to market products or services online – whether or not marketing is part of your job description. Small-business entrepreneurs and web-site owners will benefit from this information-packed book, as will traditional marketers with little or no experience of online marketing.

With so many potential customers online this book will show you how to reach and interact with them through podcasting, blogs, social networks, video, email, and contextual advertising. This book doesn’t just cover the basics, it is inspiring reading for anyone looking for new ways to reach new and larger customer bases.

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Building Websites with Joomla! 1.5

Joomla! started as a fork from Mambo in 2005, when many of the original developers of the Mambo CMS moved to working on Joomla! It has rapidly grown in popularity and, according to its own description, is a “Cutting Edge Content Management System and one of the most powerful Open Source Content Management systems in the world. It is used world-wide for anything from simple homepages to complicated corporate websites. It is easy to install, easy to manage and very reliable.”

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Learning jQuery: Better Interaction Design and Web Development with Simple JavaScript Techniques

jQuery is a powerful JavaScript library that can enhance your websites regardless of your background. In this book, creators of the popular jQuery learning resource, learningquery.com, share their knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm about jQuery to help you get the most from the library and to make your web applications shine.

For designers, jQuery leverages existing CSS and HTML skills, allowing you to dynamically find and change any aspect of a page. This book provides a gentle introduction to jQuery concepts, allowing you to add interactions and animations to your pages-even if previous attempts at writing JavaScript have left you baffled. For programmers, jQuery offers an open -source, standards-compliant, unobtrusive approach to writing complex JavaScript applications.

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Dreamweaver 8 Design and Construction (O’Reilly Digital Studio)

You’re a beginner who wants to design a state-of-the-art family web site. You’ve just started a new job, and you need to learn Dreamweaver fast. Or maybe you’re a professional who’s been using another program but is now switching to Macromedia’s leading web design tool. Learning Dreamweaver 8 gets you up to speed, quickly and efficiently.

Straightforwardly practical, with speed as the by-word, this hands-on guide focuses on the best practices for constructing both interactive and static web sites. While explaining core concepts clearly and thoroughly, so that beginners have a solid conceptural and technical foundation, it cuts through the clutter that might slow down a beginner tackling a subject as vast as web design and a tool as robust as Dreamweaver. Dreamweaver 8 Design and Construction emphasizes learning by doing, with short, task-oriented chapters that demonstrate theory by presenting design solutions and explaining the principles that make them work. Plenty of screen shots, illustrations, and sample layouts accompany rapid prototyping techniques for site production.

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WordPress 2.7 Complete

Create your own complete blog or web site from scratch with WordPress

  • * Everything you need to set up your own feature-rich WordPress blog or web site
  • * Clear and practical explanations of all aspects of WordPress
  • * In-depth coverage of installation, themes, syndication, and podcasting
  • * Explore WordPress as a fully functioning content management system
  • * Concise, clear, and easy to follow; rich with examples

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Creating your MySQL Database: Practical Design Tips and Techniques


This book is an innovative and essential short guide for everyone on how to structure your data and set-up your MySQL database tables efficiently and easily. If you’re creating a dynamic web application using open-source tools, then you’re probably going to be setting up a MySQL database. Getting the design of this database right for your application and its data is vital, but it’s often an intimidating and little-known process for non-developers and developers alike.

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PHP 5 and MySQL Bible

PHP and MySQL form a powerful team, and if you have some fluency with HTML, this comprehensive guide will have you creating database-backed, PHP-driven Web sites in no time. Along with the new features of PHP5, you’ll learn to install, administer, and use MySQL 4.0 in database design. From getting started with PHP to connecting HTML Web pages to MySQL, PostgreSQL, and Oracle®, you’ll find what you need to take advantage of all this dynamic duo has to offer.

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Visual Basic 6 From Scratch

Visual Basic From Scratch is designed to walk novice programmers through the analysis, design and implementation of a functioning application using Visual Basic. You will learn all the critical programming concepts and techniques associated with the language in the context of creating a functioning online database application. Learn how to track inventory, customers, and sales through the various tools and methods used to create the online database. Each chapter builds on the previous with a casual tone, in-depth examples, and detailed steps to ultimately create a working online database.

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