The Importance of Planning
Why You Should Read This Section
Even if you're already a professional programmer familiar with PHP, we encourage you to read the following sections, as they cover the basics for successful development. If you're already familiar with the discussed topics, take the time to browse through the text anyway; you might discover new information—new views of problems, new approaches, new solutions. The more you know about approaching different aspects of your future projects, the better you'll be at nailing down the critical fragments and handling them in a superior way. Many of the following sections also discuss topics that are more questions of belief than commonly accepted rules. We'd like you to trust us as professional ...