OpenLampTech issue #9

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This latest newsletter issue has a wide range of PHP/MySQL articles covering:

  • UNION queries in Laravel
  • WordPress book roundup
  • Explaining the EXPLAIN command in MySQL
  • MySQL triage
  • CodeIgniter 4 YouTube playlist
  • Much more…

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The Newsletter for PHP and MySQL Developers

Receive a copy of my ebook, “10 MySQL Tips For Everyone”, absolutely free when you subscribe to the OpenLampTech newsletter.

The Newsletter for PHP and MySQL Developers

Receive a copy of my ebook, “10 MySQL Tips For Everyone”, absolutely free when you subscribe to the OpenLampTech newsletter.

Disclosure: Some of the services and product links in this post are affiliate links. At no additional cost to you, should you make a purchase by clicking through one of them, I will receive a commission.

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