5 New BuildAModule Videos on Diving Into MySQL
New FREE MySQL video tutorial of the week
What good is data if you can't use it for amazing things? In this video we talk about how to query a database using SQL, talk about a reasonable use case, and actually put it into practice.
New videos on MySQL databases
In this video we finish up our tour of a set of changes to our text adventure game that make it scalable and much easier to work with.
One more feature that would be nice for our game is the ability to include it anywhere we'd like without copying and pasting the render code. The solution? To create a function wrapper around the code and just call the function whereever we want the game, of course! In this video we work through this final step
In this video we begin our dive into using a database to store information. Among the benefits are scalability and a set of tools that allow us to easily pull specific information out (something that was hard to do with our other data-driven examples).
So what is a database, exactly? In this video we talk about the nature of a database and tables, using a popular web application called PHPMyAdmin to visually demonstrate the various components.