Recreating “Knowledge is Power” Using Frameworks

November 30, 2012 — 1 Comment

A reader of my “Effortless E-commerce with PHP and MySQL” book took the time to recreate the first example in the book, called “Knowledge is Power”, using frameworks. For the experiment, he replicated the site’s functionality in:

You can see all the results and download the code at

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One response to Recreating “Knowledge is Power” Using Frameworks

  1. This was very useful, thanks hush 2!

    So what are your comments on using these different frameworks are there some you like more than others?

    You cleared up some issues i was thinking of in Yii as to when to you CFormModel or to extend from Active Record, now i see clearly when it is necessary to use each one.

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