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How to make a brilliant mysql forum database from scratch

Friday, October 3rd, 2008

Hi folks! In this tutorial We will learn how to create a database for a complete and professional forums system. I want to present you an awasome utility for designing and creating databases: MySQL Workbench.

MySQL Workbench is a visual database design tool that is developed by MySQL. It is Free, Open Source under GPL and easy to use for design and make professional databases. You can download MySQL Workbench in the official downloads section.

Note:You don’t need to register on the official website, just click “Pick a Mirror” and then one more click at “No thanks, just take me to the downloads!” to avoid registration process.

So now, We know what We want: a brilliant database for our forums and what We will use: MySQL Workbench. It’s time to dive into the code guys but first of all take a look at the final result:

Final schema of our database

Isn’t easy? Yeah It is easy, so Lets Go! If you are so impatient, you can download the sources here.