What do programmers really do?

Computers are useless. They can only give you answers. – Picasso

Many people (including my mother-in-law) think that computers are becoming so smart that programmers will be no longer needed in the near future. Other people think that programmers are geniuses who constantly solve sophisticated math puzzles in front of their monitors. Even many programmers don’t have clear idea what they do. Continue reading “What do programmers really do?”



phpMyAdmin is a free software tool written in PHP intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the World Wide Web. phpMyAdmin supports a wide range of operations with MySQL. The most frequently used operations are supported by the user interface (managing databases, tables, fields, relations, indexes, users, permissions, etc), while you still have the ability to directly execute any SQL statement. Continue reading “phpMyAdmin”

Tutorial: PHP news system

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you a basic news system. The system is entirely flat-files, and doesn’t use a database. Here are the features our news system will have:
News categories
the ability to add articles and categories
rss feeds for each category
static pages
Full meta keyword and description support Continue reading “Tutorial: PHP news system”