In this chapter, we’ll cover the basics of XML – essentially, most of the information you’ll need to know to get a handle on this exciting technology.
After we’re done exploring some terminology and examples, we’ll jump right in and start working with XML documents.
The title contains over 350 pages of XML and PHP goodies.
It walks you through the process of building a fully-functional XML-based content management system with PHP.
And all the code used in the book is available to customers in a downloadalbe archive.
To find out more about “No Nonsense XML Web Development with PHP”, visit the book’s information page, or review the contents of the entire publication. If ever there were a candidate for “Most Hyped Technology” during the late 90s and the current decade, it’s XML (though Java would be a close contender for the title).
The most recognizable feature of XML is its tags, or elements (to be more accurate).