Let’s start our journey by implementing the first two features of our CRUD application, which are represented by the letters “C” and “R.” In the next couple of chapters, we’ll learn how to create, read, and insert data.
What we’ll learn
In short, we’ll learn to:
- Fetch data from the database.
- Handle an HTML form submission with PHP.
- Insert data into the database.
What to expect
This chapter consists of the following lessons:
List All Tasks
This lesson consists of how to fetch
tasks from the tasks database table and display them in an unordered list with the help of the
foreach loop. The generated list is ordered by date.
Add a Project
In this lesson, we’ll start writing in the database. We’ll learn how to handle an HTML form and use the
INSERT INTO SQL statement in a
PHP program. We’ll specifically write code for inserting projects into the
Add a Task
In this lesson, we’ll learn how to write code to insert tasks into the