Build a Facebook Clone with PHP

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn how to develop a web application

Understand the working principle of the Facebook

Clock2 hours
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 2-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to develop a web application as well as you will learn and understand the working principle of Facebook. In this project, you will learn how to set up the development process of a web application, how to design and style a web page, connect a web page into a back-end database and insert information into a database. By the end of this project, you will be able to develop a clone of any web application.

Skills you will develop

Web Developmentfront endWeb ApplicationHypertext Preprocessor (PHP)MySQL

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to Facebook clone

  2. Designing user interface of index page

  3. How to create a login form

  4. Designing Database

  5. Login into Facebook

  6. Designing user interface for Homepage

  7. Storing information permanently

  8. Display user's information

  9. Sessions in PHP

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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