Job Website From Scratch
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By the end of the lessons you'll have created a MySQL and PHP driven Job Board from scratch. You code every line along with me. Job Boards are extemely popular. 37 signals , Fresh Web Jobs are just a couple of examples making big dollars from them! Best of all jobs fall into categories and need to be searched and so does everything else you'll ever build. This course will give you those skills along with many more tips and tricks!
It's 6 lessons 3 1/2 hours with all source code provided! I saved the code at the end of every lesson so you can start from any lesson you like. Starting from the beginning and coding every line along with me is the best way though! you'll learn more and have a better understanding of how everything works.
Lesson 01 - Introduction
We talk about what we are going to build.
Lesson 02 - Setting up the database
Create our database and set up the tables we are going to need. We set up fulltext searching and run a bunch of MySQL queries and I explain all of them.
Lesson 03 - PHP to MySql
Now we dive head first into connecting to MySQL from PHP. We create some really cool functions the best one is our dynamic query function! If you have never made a website search this will blow your mind! you'll be putting together awesome dynamic queries after this lesson.
Lesson 04 - Layouts, views, templates
Our Application needs a layout so using some simple logic we set up a cool Templating system!
Lesson 05 - Forms Alive and RSS
Add functionality to our application and create an RSS feed! It's Alive!! HOORAY!
Lesson 06 - Forms to Database and Simple Validation
Last of all we make our form talk to MySQL and add some simple validation.