Harry Fuecks says, If you’ve been following industry news on the subject, you may think this is some high level technology, of interest only to big companies with huge budgets. But if you did, you’d be wrong. The concepts behind Web Services are remarkably simple, and in this article we’ll be taking a deeper look at what’s involved. Then, with a little help from our good friend PHP, we’ll set up our first Web Service. We will assume some knowledge of PHP, MySQL and XML, which — if you’re uncertain of — you can quickly pick up from Building your own Database Driven Website using PHP & MySQL and XML – An Introduction. Read more.