In this episode, we discuss resources available for learning more about MySQL and its forks.
SQL-99 Complete, Really online book about the SQL standard.
How MySQL Extends and Deviates From the SQL Standard - sample 80-page chapter from the MySQL Administrator's Bible
The MySQL Administrator's Bible By Sheeri Cabral and Keith Murphy - good for beginner or intermediate MySQL/Percona/MariaDB administrators.
High Performance MySQL - classic book on how to get the most out of MySQL. Mostly for administrators, but also some developer tips as well.
MySQL Cookbook: Solutions for Database Developers and Administrators - full of code, examples and explanations
SQL Antipatterns: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Database Programming - solutions to tricky SQL problems.
SQL Hacks 100 hacks to solve tricky SQL problems.
Common MySQL QueriesExtending Chapter 9 of "Get it Done with MySQL" - tons of useful answers to "how do I write this kind of a query?"
Technocation's videos - almost 500 videos, mostly MySQL related. Technocation's videos are all free of charge, completely advertising free, and do not ask for your e-mail address.
Percona's MySQL Videos including recorded webinars
Up and Running with MySQL Development - a course on lynda.com by Sheeri
Understanding MariaDB for MySQL Users - a course on lynda.com by Sheeri
Advanced Topics in MySQL and MariaDB - a course on lynda.com by Sheeri
sql online free course for learning SQL
2nd sql online free course for learning SQL
SQL Fiddle - play with SQL in different versions of MySQL, Oracle, Postgress, SQLite and Microsoft SQL Server.
DB4Free - free MySQL server for teesting