Hour 14. Creating a Simple Discussion Forum

Although the ultimate goal of this hour is to create a simple discussion forum, a majority of the hour is devoted to understanding the thought processes behind designing an application using a relational database.

In this hour, you will learn

  • Three types of table relationships

  • How to normalize your database

  • How to implement a good database design process

  • How to create the tables, input forms, and display of a simple discussion forum

    Part III: Getting Involved with the Code