PHP A to Zend Certified Engineer
In PHP A to ZCE, I will take you through 26 different yet equally important topics that will help you become a Zend Certified Engineer. Even if you're not interested in sitting the ZCE-PHP exam, these topics will elevate your understanding of PHP to a whole new level and allow you to become the guru in your company.
In addition to these articles, we offer an online quiz system to test your new-found knowledge. These quizzes test the content in these articles, and are arguably more difficult than the ZCE exam itself. Understanding this content and passing the tests at a high-rate will almost ensure you will become a Zend Certified Engineer!
Note: At this stage there are only 6 articles written - I'm unsure when the other 20 will be available
Arrays in PHP are the most useful and versatile data structure available. In this article I cover all of the important points you need to know about to leverage the power of arrays in PHP.
Bitwise operations allow evaluation and manipulation of specific bits within an integer. In this article I will show each of the bitwise operations that are available and how to practically use them within PHP.
Cookies are used to store data on the computer of somebody who visits your web site. In this article I will show you how cookies work and how you can read and write cookies.
Databases are an extremely useful tool in web development as they allow you to store data about users, customers, e-commerce products and orders, or anything else. In this article I will cover the basics of using databases in PHP, including how to manage data using SQL.
One of the features of PHP is its comprehensive error-handling functionality. You can control many aspects of how errors are triggered and handled. In this article I will cover the key aspects of errors and error handling in PHP.
One of the key features of nearly all programming languages is the ability to create reusable code that can be used on-demand. In PHP this is achieved with the creation of user-defined functions. In this article I will show you how to define and use functions in PHP.