Which is the best way to learn MySQL?

I want to learn about MySQL, I'm a beginner. Which is the best materials can I use and where can I get them.
Benpaul KilonzoAsked:
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NerdsOfTechTechnology ScientistCommented:
W3 schools is a great tutorial source:

https://www.w3schools.com/sql/default.asp
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Benpaul KilonzoAuthor Commented:
Great. Thanks.
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Shaun VermaakTechnical SpecialistCommented:
Have a look at PluralSight. Best in my opinion
https://www.pluralsight.com/paths/mysql
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Peter SchultzSenior Network AdministratorCommented:
If you want to learn MySQL and Database modelling:

https://www.guru99.com/mysql-tutorial.html

suggestion depends if you have knowledge about php and/or linux and/or databases.

The most complete information is here: https://dev.mysql.com/doc/
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Benpaul KilonzoAuthor Commented:
@Peter, I have something little on databases but not much.
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David FavorLinux/LXD/WordPress/Hosting SavantCommented:
All the above resources are great.

Start with a local or net instance of MySQL (or better MariaDB) + just go through these courses.

Then create a project for yourself, like a complex WordPress plugin which does something highly useful + coding your design.

Reach out to EE or WordPress forums as you require assistance.
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Benpaul KilonzoAuthor Commented:
Wow. Thanks
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Jerry SeinfieldCommented:
I will also recommend www.lynda.com and www.udemy.com
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Peter SchultzSenior Network AdministratorCommented:
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Shruti UpariWeb DeveloperCommented:
As a beginner start with w3schools and slowly you can go with www.tutorialspoint.com
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NerdsOfTechTechnology ScientistCommented:
David's comment is especially helpful as he recommended that the OP install a database and work with it directly alongside the independent study of MySQL/or equivalent. This hands-on approach seems the most optimal and therefore gets my vote as the best solution. Split to other participating experts.
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Vijay KhatriCommented:
I would recommend for ONLINE LEARNING !!
hackr.io is the best online tutorial providing website. The best way to learn MySQL click here.
The courses is provided according to the rating which is given by the industry level experts.
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