Build a PHP webapp with Yii using Packt’s new Instant eBook

August 2013 | Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Instant Yii 1.1 Application Development Starter, a concise guide that is packed with practical step-by-step instructions and clear explanations, helping readers gain immediate results. This book is now available in all the popular formats, Amazon, Kindle, e-pub, and PDF. The eBook comes in at over 62 pages and is competitively priced at $11.04.

About the authors:

Jacob Mumm

Jacob Mumm is a web developer from Upstate New York specializing in PHP and JavaScript web applications. He has worked for non-profit organizations, advertising companies, and schools using tools such as Drupal, jQuery (including UI and Mobile), AngularJS, and the Yii Framework.

Mark Safronov

Mark Safronov is a professional web application developer from the Russian Federation with experience and interest in a wide range of programming languages and technologies. He has built and participated in building different types of web applications, from purely computational ones to full-blown e-commerce sites. He is also a proponent of following the current best practices for test-first development and clean and maintainable code.

Yii is an open source, object-oriented, high-performance, component-based MVC PHP web application framework for rapid web application development. The Yii project started on January 1, 2008, in order to fix some drawbacks of the PRADO Framework.

Instant Yii 1.1 Application Development Starter is a straightforward, hands-on guide to what is rapidly becoming one of the most revered frameworks for custom web application development. This guide will show readers how the Yii framework follows a tried-and-true object-oriented software development pattern called model-view-controller. The book will make it quick and easy for readers to build database-driven applications.

The book covers the following areas:

• PHP web application hosting environment dependencies

• How to get and install the Yii framework

• Guidelines to follow when designing a database

• Setting up a skeleton application

• Auto-generating Model, View, and Controller code

• Customizing routes and forms

Instant Yii 1.1 Application Development Starter is full of illustrations and tips with clear step-by-step instructions and practical examples. To find out more about the book, and to check eBook purchasing options, please visit the Packt book-page.


Instant Yii 1.1 Application Development Starter

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