Original Link: http://net.tutsplus.com/tutorials/php/php-database-access-are-you-doing-it-correctly/

We’ve covered PHP’s PDO API a couple of times here on Nettuts+, but, generally, those articles focused more on the theory, and less on the application. This article will fix that!

To put it plainly, if you’re still using PHP’s old mysql API to connect to your databases, read on!

Nice article about making use of PDO instead of PHP’s original MySQL API..

I find myself going between the old way and PDO depending on the project lately, but trying to move more into a PDO environment as much as I can.