Skill summary: Basic knowledge of PHP7 syntax, OOP basics

PHP: what I already know

  • Basic PHP syntax, ability to find the necessary functions in docs
  • PHP interaction with DB (MySQL)
  • Beginner understanding of MVC (learning Laravel and already know MVC-based Angular)
  • Beginner in terms of securing PHP/MySQL apps
  • Use PHP to code small basic WordPress plugins
  • Studying includes PHP 7’s newest features

PHP: further learning plans

  • PHP design patterns
  • learn how to work with web services (I currently know how to consume data from web services such as Google Maps using JavaScript)
  • in-depth study of web servers and HTTP
  • advanced methods to secure apps
  • Testing of PHP apps (PHPUnit)