LearnWhat is SQL?

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writes on January 8, 2020

Programming isn’t just about web design. In fact, working with databases constitutes the majority of what many back-end and full stack programmers work on day-to-day. There are coding languages specifically created to work with data: fetching information from the database, adding it to the database, updating it, deleting it, etc. That’s where SQL comes in.

What is SQL?

SQL, also pronounced “Sequel,” is the most popular of these languages. SQL stands for “Structured Query Language,” and writing in SQL can help you work with a database in all kinds of ways.

Here’s a little intro to SQL:

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2 Responses to “What is SQL?”

  1. Learning SQL is a great idea. Your video presents its advantages well. Many people are not aware that databases are behind most of the services they use daily. It’s worth knowing how to use the collected data. This allows for better prediction of customer behavior, higher profits and more effective analysis. I recommend SQL!

  2. In an era when the data is the new gold, it’s worth knowing how to start digging. That’s why I recommend learning SQL. This is a standard in the IT industry that allows you to do it efficiently and effectively. Do you need a report? Or maybe you follow market trends and make strategic decisions based on them. SQL is something for you. I recommend this language, so popular even though it’s 40 years old.

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