In this comprehensive guide to creating an e-commerce Web site using PHP and MySQL, renowned author Larry Ullman walks you through every stepadesigning the visual interface, creating the database, presenting content, generating an online catalog, managing the shopping cart, handling the order and the payment process, and fulfilling the orderaalways with security and best practices emphasized along the way. Even if youare an experienced Web developer, youare guaranteed to learn something new. The book uses two e-commerce site examplesaone based on selling physical products that require shipping and delayed payment, and another that sells non-physical products to be purchased and delivered instantlyaso you see the widest possible range of e-commerce scenarios. In 11 engaging, easy-to-follow chapters, Effortless E-Commerce with PHP and MySQL teaches you how to: ac Think of the customer first, in order to maximize sales ac Create a safe server environment and database ac Use secure transactions and prevent common vulnerabilities ac Incorporate different payment gateways ac Design scalable sites that are easy to maintain ac Build administrative interfaces ac Extend both examples to match the needs of your own sites Larry Ullman is the president of Digital Media and Communications Insights, Inc., a firm specializing in information technology (www.dmcinsights.com). He is the author of several bestselling programming and Web development books, including PHP and MySQL for Dynamic Web Sites: Visual QuickPro Guide. Larry also writes articles on these subjects and teaches them in small and large group settings. Despite working with computers, programming languages, databases, and such since the early 1980s, Larry still claims heas not a computer geek (but he admits he can speak their language).In this comprehensive guide to creating an e-commerce Web site using PHP and MySQL, renowned author Larry Ullman walks you through every stepadesigning the visual interface, creating the database, presenting content, generating an online ...
|Title||:||Effortless E-Commerce with PHP and MySQL|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Education - 2010-10-21|