Mysql PDO standard insert (persist) of data to a table with placeholders to protect from MySQL injection attacks

This is a much more secure way to insert records and prevent MySQL injection.  This assumes that $this-conn is your MySQLi PDO database connection object that you’ve already initialized:

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- Aaron Belchamber

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