Connect PHP to MySQL

By Mishel Shaji

To access the data stored in a MySQL database, you should first connect to MySQL database server. PHP offers two different ways to connect with the MySQL database.

Escape characters in PHP

By Mishel Shaji

Escape characters are the equivalent characters for a purpose. The main purpose of using an escape character is to notify the compiler or interpreter, that a particular character is having special meaning rather than it’s normal meaning.