Tony Marston's unique perspective on PHP database-driven site-building
by Derek Sivers
Related link: http://www.tonymarston.net/php-mysql/
Check out Tony Marston's Page on PHP/MySQL stuff.
Tony seems to be one of those guys (like me) that likes to share everything he's learned. Just put it out there in case it can help someone.
It's a LOT of reading, but I just spent about 30 minutes there on a wee part of it
He comes from decades of COBOL programming and you can tell that his philosophies on his approach to PHP and web-development come from wisdom and experience.
See his Development Infrastructure for PHP
and Generic Generation of SQL statements
and personal perspective on design patterns