Create a PHP Login and Registration System from Scratch 2020

Video description

This course will teach you how to create a complete login, logout, and user registration system for your website. The course will also help you to develop an understanding of PHP, MySQL, JavaScript (jQuery and Ajax), and Git (using GitHub).

In this course, you’ll learn how to write the code for building a full login system with registration, logout, and members-only access pages. The videos will show you how to use JavaScript and jQuery to create an Ajax request to register users and handle the login functionality.

You’ll also cover security and password protection, after which you’ll be able to create secure database connections using PHP Data Objects (PDO) instead of MySQLi to understand PDO’s object-oriented programming (OOP) way.

By the end of this course, you'll be able to create a complete login and registration system confidently and be able to build classes from basic functions.

What You Will Learn

  • Create a complete user login, logout, and registration system
  • Develop members-only pages on a website
  • Code a secure login system from scratch
  • Understand the PHP and Ajax Workflow
  • Write and understand JSON objects
  • Use JavaScript and jQuery to validate form submissions


This course is for developers who want to create a website login, logout, and registration system. Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS is required.

About The Author

Kalob Taulien: Kalob Taulien is a professional web developer who has been developing websites and working with start-ups since 1999. Since many years, he has been writing codes in Python and Django. He is in the core Wagtail CMS team and one of the core leaders in Wagtail-based education. The passion to learn and to share his knowledge by teaching and helping others is something that drives him constantly. His ability to turn complex programming concepts into easy-to-understand bits of knowledge has been called his 'superpower'. Throughout the years, he has built numerous websites. He even provides one-on-one coaching and start-up consulting to new organizations.

Product information

  • Title: Create a PHP Login and Registration System from Scratch 2020
  • Author(s): Kalob Taulien
  • Release date: April 2020
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781800569836