How can a database be useful on your website? Maybe you have a price list you would like to publish, or a list of items up for sale along with their product number. Maybe your website is for a club or organization in which a list of members would be helpful. In all these situations, a database could be beneficial. Creating a database allows you to organize all sorts of information for your website viewers. By searching your database, if it is a thorough one, your online customer can “browse” your online store to find specific items. The database requires a script to make this interactive search possible.
The searches performed on your database are called queries. [...]