PHP Tutorial… 18 years later

This is about to be more cheesy that Apple’s latest Mac Pro case.

Exactly 18 years ago, in April 2001, my first printed article was published in CD-Action (Bauer Publishing). It was an introduction to what later became a monthly PHP tutorial for absolute beginners.

And here’s the best part: I found a copy of that issue. Without further ado, here it is:


Things have change a little since PHP 4 and register_globals being turned on by default. We had a good ride back then, with our little community on IRCnet. It’s a shame our channel homepage didn’t make it to… or maybe it’s for the best.

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