In the beginning of Chapter 1, we looked at the type of Facebook application that we might want to build:
And I'm sure that you'll agree that we already have the basics of a very useful application. In this chapter, we'll look at how to turn our simple application into a more advanced one—one that you'd be proud to see displayed on anyone's profile. By the end of this chapter, you'll be able to:
Manipulate data stored in a database
Update your users' profiles automatically
Track the users who are using your application
Use the Facebook dashboard, giving your application a professional look
So, what ...