SQL -- pronounced sequel -- stands for Structured Query Language. It is the language used to access data stored in a SQL database.
With SQL, we can query our databases in a variety of ways, using simple statements. SQL is a standard language for accessing databases and sometimes
referred to as Standard Query Langauge as well. This tutorial from W3Schools is really a gift for the SQL starters. Various SQL concepts are discussed in an
easy to understand language.
A very comprehensive and well written SQL programming tutorial. Major topics include SQL Commands, Table Manipulation, Advanced SQL and SQL
Syntax. Useful for the programmers / developers of all levels.