Hey.., this post only gives reference links for various php related categories in different platforms like forums,youtube,blogs,external websites,tutorial websites etc.

Now lets look of some author/account holder names in youtube who provides some best tutorials:

1.phpacademy

2.creativitytuts

3.verbloten

4.jream

5.TheHelpingDevelop

6.JREAMdesign

7.imTimZee

External Links:

MySQL Tutorials: http://www.mysqltutorial.org/

codeigniter: http://www.simplycodeigniter.com

PHP form builder: http://www.scriptcase.net/phpgenerator/home/home.php

Intranet Tools OpenSource Tool : http://www.precurio.com/

PHP Grid

http://www.dotnetcurry.com/ShowArticle.aspx?ID=438

http://bassistance.de/jquery-plugins/

For CSS Animations..Clickhere

tooltip in jquery: http://www.dynamicdrive.com/dynamicindex5/speechbubblestooltip.htm

www.cssportal.com/css3-menu-generator

http://www.navicat.com/en/products/navicat_mysql/mysql_overview.html

http://www.spectralcore.com/fullconvert/

http://www.altova.com/databasespy/convert-databases-tool.html

http://www.webyog.com/

http://code.google.com/p/sqlyog/downloads/list

http://www.phpform.org/

http://www.formlogix.com/form_maker.aspx

http://www.techrepublic.com/article/solutionbase-migrating-a-sql-server-database-to-mysql-50/6060626

http://www.techrepublic.com/forum/questions/101-218722/mysql-database-to-microsoft-sql-server-2005?tag=content;siu-container

toggle switch (an alternative to checkboxes in html):

http://tympanus.net/Tutorials/CSS3ButtonSwitches/index.html

https://gist.github.com/2568529

http://andymcfee.com/2012/05/01/css3-toggle-switch-a-ui-alternative-to-checkboxes/

http://tympanus.net/codrops/2012/09/13/button-switches-with-checkboxes-and-css3-fanciness/

http://www.onextrapixel.com/examples/jquery-custom-selectbox/
http://www.ryancramer.com/journal/entries/select_multiple/

export to excel from db: http://fundisom.com/phparadise/php/databases/mySQL_to_excel

http://www.daniweb.com/web-development/php/threads/119197/code-to-import-excel-data-into-mysql-using-php

http://www.jamesnorthard.com/export-mysql-to-excel-using-php/

http://www.ineedtutorials.com/code/php/export-mysql-data-to-csv-php-tutorial

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4290642/exporting-mysql-table-into-excel

http://fundisom.com/phparadise/php/databases/mySQL_to_excel

export to excel working: http://forums.digitalpoint.com/showthread.php?t=1156780

import excel file in to mysql table:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8221096/import-an-excel-file-into-a-mysql-table-with-phpexcel

http://rackerhacker.com/2008/11/07/importing-excel-files-into-mysql-with-php/

http://de77.com/php/import-excel-xls-document-into-mysql-database

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/11456450/import-data-from-excel-file-to-mysql-table-using-php

tooltips: http://jquerytools.org/demos/tooltip/custom-effect.html

http://www.1stwebdesigner.com/css/stylish-jquery-tooltip-plugins-webdesign/

http://jqueryfordesigners.com/tag/easy/

http://choosedaily.com/862/8-best-jquery-tooltip-plugins/

http://coding.smashingmagazine.com/2007/06/12/tooltips-scripts-ajax-javascript-css-dhtml/

http://cssglobe.com/easiest-tooltip-and-image-preview-using-jquery/

goto section links:

http://www.dynamicdrive.com/dynamicindex5/bookmarkscroll.htm#sectiona

xml to php & vice versa:

http://www.dynamicdrive.com/forums/showthread.php?14165-Read-and-write-XML-with-PHP

http://blog.teamtreehouse.com/how-to-parse-xml-with-php5

tooltip for images:

http://jquerytools.org/demos/overlay/custom-effect.html

http://net.tutsplus.com/tutorials/javascript-ajax/build-a-better-tooltip-with-jquery-awesomeness/

jquery for mobile:

http://jquerymobile.com/demos/1.2.0/

how to work with xml:

http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/xml/library/x-xmlphp1/index.html

mysql to xml:

http://www.mightywebdeveloper.com/coding/mysql-to-xml-php/

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10009029/using-php-dom-to-create-xml-files-from-mysql-data

upload images to mysql db instead of path:

http://cookbooks.adobe.com/post_Upload_images_to_a_MySQL_database__PHP_-16609.html

http://www.namepros.com/webmaster-tutorials/81935-upload-image-to-mysql-database-php.html

search functionality:

http://www.thinkdave.com/wordpress-search-thesis-header/

connect mssql to php:

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc793139(v=sql.90).aspx

http://php.net/manual/en/function.mssql-connect.php

Ajax CollapsiblePanelExtender

http://www.richnetapps.com/javascript-animated-collapsible-panels-without-frameworks/

http://www.darreningram.net/pages/examples/jQuery/CollapsiblePanelPlugin.aspx

http://archive.plugins.jquery.com/project/SimpleCollapsiblePanel

http://www.aspdotnet-suresh.com/2011/04/ajax-collapsible-panel-control-sample.html

http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/uploadfile/prathore/ajax-collapsiblepanelextender/

Show/Hide Sliding Panel:

http://www.riacodes.com/flex/create-a-show-hide-sliding-panel-using-flex/

http://csscody.com/demo/jquery-demo/demo-slide-panel-in-jquery/3/

http://www.switchonthecode.com/tutorials/jquery-tutorial-dynamic-sliding-panels

http://www.w3schools.com/jquery/jquery_slide.asp

Jquery Autocomplete:

http://www.devbridge.com/projects/autocomplete/jquery/

http://www.ajaxdaddy.com/demo-jquery-autocomplete.html

http://www.jquery4u.com/ajax/10-ajaxjquery-autocomplete-tutorial-examples/

http://www.switchonthecode.com/tutorials/jquery-tutorial-creating-an-autocomplete-input-textbox

http://www.jqueryrain.com/2012/03/35-best-ajax-jquery-autocomplete-tutorial-plugin-with-examples/

Accordion:

http://jqueryui.com/accordion/

http://demo.lateralcode.com/accordion-menu/

Buttons:

http://www.tripwiremagazine.com/2010/05/submit-button-enhancements.html

Image opacity effects on mouse hover:

http://www.dotnetcurry.com/ShowArticle.aspx?ID=438

http://www.w3schools.com/css/css_image_transparency.asp

CSS Properties:

http://www.htmldog.com/reference/cssproperties/

on mouse over animate images

http://jsfiddle.net/jquerybyexample/usNdK/

css transform property

http://www.w3schools.com/cssref/css3_pr_transform.asp

best jquery animation plugins:

http://www.freshdesignweb.com/jquery-mouseover.html

http://jquerytools.org/demos/

toggles:

http://codecanyon.net/item/toggle-panel/full_screen_preview/3157386

http://www.snilesh.com/resources/jquery/jquery-expand-collapse-expand-all-collapse-all/

http://javakafunda.blogspot.in/2011/11/how-to-expand-collapse-toggle-div-layer.html

http://designgala.com/how-to-expand-collapse-toggle-div-layer-using-jquery/

http://tympanus.net/codrops/2012/08/08/circle-hover-effects-with-css-transitions/

http://demosthenes.info/blog/448/HTML5-Image-Captions-With-CSS3-Transition-Effects

excellent jquery plugins:

http://www.freshdesignweb.com/jquery-menu.html

http://www.tripwiremagazine.com/2012/11/jquery-slider.html

http://www.tripwiremagazine.com/2009/12/45-incredible-jquery-plugins-making-images-more-dynamic-and-elegant.html

http://creativecan.com/2012/11/jquery-slider/

http://www.snyderplace.com/demos/collapsible.html

horizontal slider example:

http://codereview.stackexchange.com/questions/8412/jquery-horizontal-slide-out-navigation

horizontal scroll bar example:

http://kvijayanand.wordpress.com/tag/horizontal-scroll-panel/

http://www.jcoverflip.com/demo

Jquery Plugins:

http://www.freshdesignweb.com/jquery-menu.html

http://www.1stwebdesigner.com/css/jquery-plugins-2011/

http://www.1stwebdesigner.com/design/jquery-image-2012/

http://djdesignerlab.com/2011/09/02/20-fresh-jquery-animation-plugin-and-tutorials/

http://www.jqwidgets.com/?gclid=CIbr9Jv267MCFZEf6wodGVYABQ

For Zooming Effects using jquery:

http://janne.aukia.com/zoomooz/

http://jsfiddle.net/alexdickson/VAvkL/

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5162181/zoom-in-out-body-in-jquery-on-click-event-posible

http://bartaz.github.com/impress.js/#/title

http://mlntn.com/2008/12/11/javascript-jquery-zoom-event-plugin/

jquery toggles:

http://simontabor.com/toggles/

Essential Jquery Plugins:

http://www.onextrapixel.com/2012/06/15/20-essential-jquery-plugins-for-every-developers-toolkit/

http://www.icondeposit.com/blog:top-20-free-amazing-jquery-plugins

Image Zoom with jquery:

http://tympanus.net/Development/ImageZoomTour/index2.html

Page scroller: http://pagescroller.com/

http://jqueryui.com/

example: https://qualaroo.com/

sticky footer: http://code.google.com/p/cleanstickyfooter/

password strength meter:

http://www.aspdotnet-suresh.com/2012/09/best-jquery-password-strength-plugin.html

http://www.freshdesignweb.com/10example-jqueryjavasript-password-strength-meter.html

https://github.com/n0nick/password_strength

http://www.webresourcesdepot.com/10-password-strength-meter-scripts-for-a-better-registration-interface/

http://jquerybyexample.blogspot.com/2012/07/jquery-plugin-to-show-password-strength.html

http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2012/01/password-strength-verification-with-jquery/

http://www.webdeveloperjuice.com/2010/03/10/create-simple-and-clean-password-strengh-checker-using-jquery-and-css/

Change Alert Box:

http://www.smooka.com/blog/2009/02/22/jalert-jquery-alert-box-plugin/

Modal PopUp windows:

http://www.ericmmartin.com/projects/simplemodal-demos/

http://smashingspy.com/32-best-jquery-popup-window-dialog-box-example/

https://github.com/marcosesperon/Messi/

working: http://marcosesperon.es/apps/messi/

instead of alert boxes..popup’s:

http://smashingspy.com/32-best-jquery-popup-window-dialog-box-example/

http://dev.jtsage.com/jQM-SimpleDialog/demos/string.html

http://trentrichardson.com/Impromptu/index.php

http://needim.github.com/noty/

http://www.jquery4u.com/windows/10-jquery-popup-window-image-slider-plugins/

http://lab.gianiaz.com/jquery/gzoom/

http://www.maxvergelli.com/jquery-bubble-popup/documentation/#examples

http://www.ajaxshake.com/en/JS/12641/popup.html

http://www.freshdesignweb.com/35-useful-jquery-javascript-popup-window-dialog-box.html

http://www.fallr.net/

http://www.ajaxshake.com/demo/EN/570/9cb397cd/raises-javascript-messages-within-the-browser-jgrowl.html

http://www.biscay-charly.com/_plugins/plug_superNotice/generator.html

http://jqueryfordesigners.com/bbc-radio-1-zoom-tabs/

floating menu: https://d2o0t5hpnwv4c1.cloudfront.net/018_Floating_Menu/demo/dhtml_float_menu_final_nettut.html

zoom in with different images with diff tabs:

http://jqueryfordesigners.com/bbc-radio-1-zoom-tabs/

bubble popup on mouse over:

http://www.forclimadapt.eu/sites/all/themes/climadapt/bubblejs/examples.html

email validation jquery script:

http://jquerybyexample.blogspot.com/2011/04/validate-email-address-using-jquery.html

media queries:

Zoomin & Zoomout page:

Font zoomin & zoomout: http://viralpatel.net/blogs/implement-simple-font-zoomer-in-javascript-html/

Zoom level of a page: https://github.com/yonran/detect-zoom

Zoom in & zoom out: http://www.mindfiresolutions.com/Zooming-a-web-page-using-Javascript-functions-335.php

Scroll Bar Change:

http://www.net-kit.com/jquery-custom-scrollbar-plugins/

http://www.kelvinluck.com/assets/jquery/jScrollPane/jScrollPane.html

working(this & below):http://css-tricks.com/custom-scrollbars-in-webkit/

http://css-tricks.com/examples/WebKitScrollbars/

Blink in all browsers:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4894488/blinking-text-cross-browser

Image sliders:

http://www.1stwebdesigner.com/design/jquery-image-2012/

http://vandelaydesign.com/blog/web-development/jquery-image-galleries/

http://www.tripwiremagazine.com/2012/11/jquery-image-slider.html

http://www.tripwiremagazine.com/2012/11/jquery-image-slider-plugins.html

http://www.smashingapps.com/2012/05/22/37-fresh-jquery-image-content-sliders-and-slideshows.html

http://webanthology.net/1522-jquery-image-slideshowslider-tutorials-and-plugins-for-your-next-projects/2009/11/24/

http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2011/08/25-jquery-image-galleries-and-slideshow-plugins/

working: http://minijs.com/plugins/7/slider

http://addyosmani.com/blog/jqueryuicoverflow/

Radio Buttons CSS3: or CSS Toggle switches:

http://webdesign.tutsplus.com/tutorials/htmlcss-tutorials/quick-tip-easy-css3-checkboxes-and-radio-buttons/

http://www.inserthtml.com/demo/webkit-form/index2.html

http://ghinda.net/css-toggle-switch/#radio

https://github.com/twitter/bootstrap/issues/1935

http://blogs.creative-jar.com/post/CSS-only-switch.aspx

http://devgrow.com/iphone-style-switches/

http://blueblots.com/tutorials/20-must-learn-button-tutorials-in-jquery-and-css/

http://papermashup.com/jquery-fancy-switch/

http://www.cssdo.it/2012/05/iphone-radio-button-switch-control/

Connect PHP Pages with SQL Server 2008:

http://hafizbadrie.wordpress.com/2010/02/16/how-to-connect-php-with-sql-server-2008/

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc793139(v=sql.90).aspx

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/1258.accessing-sql-server-databases-from-php.aspx

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc793139%28v=sql.90%29.aspx

http://halloboss.wordpress.com/2011/02/20/cara-koneksi-php-dengan-xampp-1-7-3-ke-sql-server-2008/

download ms-sql drivers for php from:

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=20098

fuel php is a framework

try lamp server

Useful link for sql server db connection:

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en/sqldriverforphp/thread/94c253a5-05f4-4e72-8ee9-136ca12893f2

how to call sql server store procedure in php:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4344609/how-to-call-stored-procedure-by-using-php-and-sql-server-2008

buttons:

http://www.queness.com/post/9134/35-gorgeous-free-web-buttons-psd

Best Reference for scrollbar,progressbar,rating:

http://livepipe.net/control/selection