HTML interface for a MySQL server

MySQL expert Mike Hillyer recommends using phpmyadmin to create an HTML interface for users who want to link to MySQL.

How do you link to MySQL databases with html or contrast?

Exposing and manipulating MySQL databases using a Web browser requires the use of a programming or scripting language.

MySQL supports the use of languages such as PHP, ASP, Coldfusion, Ruby, Python, Perl and more.

If you want to manage a MySQL server using an HTML interface you may wish to look at phpMyAdmin, a popular online management tool often included with MySQL hosting packages.

This was first published in May 2006

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