Today, a majority of databases support stored procedures. A stored procedure is simply a set of SQL instructions that perform a particular task which is stored in the database to help associated programming languages and database engine retrieve it anytime. Stored procedures are a great way to increase the performance and reduce network traffic. They usually accept input parameters and can be used by different clients over the network.

I have received many requests from my readers to write tutorial on Excel file import in MySQL database, so today I am going to give you this tutorial on how to read excel file and insert data into MySQL DB using PHP. I have used a php library php-excel-reader its a very simple and easy to understand library to get excel data in your MySQL database. You can also print data in same excel format in HTML and display on browser.

As you all knows that MySQLi is improved PHP extension of MySQL which is introduced in PHP 5. MySQL is deprecated in PHP 5.5 will be removed in future. We have millions of applications using PHP MySQL and needs to be updated on MySQLi or PDO (PHP Data Objects is also a new extension you can use to use in your applications). So today i am going to give you a very simple integration guide of MySQLi how to connect to a database, how to run a query and insert records etc hope you love this article.

HTTP Basic Auth can help you authenticate users for certain webpages without having to put too much effort in building registration or login systems. There are cases, when all you need is a simple authentication mechanism and the webpage does not contain the most sensitive types of data and adding extra dependencies or typing code for hours or day is not worth it. Then, HTTP Basic Auth comes to the rescue!

I have been working on facebook apps and connection with Facebook Graph API access tocken. This post will explain you how to integrate facebook connect in your website in easy way to connect and read the Facebook home timeline with PHP. Explained how to get facebook token and user id hope you like it. Thanks !

Today I am going to give you a tutorial on how you can create CSS loading spinner animation. As you know we can create animation in CSS using keyframes so this tutorial is completely based on CSS keyframes to create loading spinners, these loading animation are very light weight and easy to use. Every one use Images for loading effect but after reading this tutorial you love to make your loading animation in CSS because of its simplicity and way of implementation.

Today I am going to write this tutorial to how you can give a fade-in and fade-out effect to any text using CSS 3 Animation. Its a very simple and easy to understand, basically I am using keyframe ( using @keyframes rule, you can create animations ). I have created a 7 characters fade-in and fade-out one by one and you can use this effect for your loading effect to show that some thing happening on backend.

This is the second part of the Using the Web Scraper Chrome Extension series, please read the first part to see how to perform a basic content scraping. After you have scraped the content and the popup closes, you have to click on the Sitemap tab -> Export data as CSV.

The Web Scraper Chrome extension allows you to scrape websites and extract certain content from them with ease. On the good side, it is easy to use and allows you to completely scrape a website with the option of stopping the scraping process in the middle. In the end, you can save the scraped content in a .csv file which you can easily use to populate a database table.

Google has many amazing services and today i have chosen Google cloud printing its a really amazing service for offices to manage there printings etc. You have to set a printer with a computer and connect it with Google cloud printer and use this library on you web so any one can easily print from that website by uploading a file.