Database connection example in PHP and MySQL

This tutorial shows database connection example in php and mysql. Here we will create a php file with commonly used functions on how to connect to MySQL database using PHP. It is mandatory to establish database connection when you are working on a dynamic application. The database may be any one of your choice or according to the requirement of your application. Here I am going to use MySQL database to serve the purpose.

I have used here mysqli_* function to show a database connection example in php and mysql. I have also written here some most commonly used functions to reduce the efforts. Continue reading “Database connection example in PHP and MySQL”