Learn PHP: Form Handling and Validation

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Why Learn PHP: Form Handling and Validation?

Continue your PHP learning journey! Learn how to use PHP and HTML together to create dynamic websites. You’ll learn how to handle HTML forms and validate user data before storing it in a database.

Take-Away Skills

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Handle GET and POST requests from HTML forms using PHP.
  • Validate and sanitize user input using regular expressions.

Notes on Prerequisites

We recommend that you complete Learn PHP: Objects and Classes before completing this course.

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  1. 1
    Learn how to use PHP to handle HTML forms.
  2. 2
    Learn how to use PHP to validate HTML forms.

What you'll create

Portfolio projects that showcase your new skills

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How you'll master it

Stress-test your knowledge with quizzes that help commit syntax to memory

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Course Description

Learn how to handle HTML forms and validate user data before storing it in a database.

Details

Earn a certificate of completion
6 hours to complete in total
Beginner

Learn how to use PHP to handle HTML forms.

3 lessons, 1 quiz, 1 project, 1 informational