Packt Giving Gifts For Its 5th Birthday

On April 23, 2004, Packt Publishing (news, site) published its first book, "Mastering phpMyAdmin for Effective MySQL Management." Five years and two-hundred books later, Packt has made itself a force in publishing on content management topics.

As a thank you, Packt is offering both new and existing customers five exclusive deals:

  • 5 Free eBooks
  • Buy 5 books for $99
  • Buy the book, get the eBook free
  • Competitions with 5 special prizes
  • Buy 2 eBooks, get the 3rd free

The free eBooks are:

  • Building Online Communities with phpBB 2
  • Upgrading to Lotus Notes and Domino 7
  • Invision Power Board: A User Guide
  • Building Websites with e107
  • The PEAR Installer Manifesto

Over the next four weeks, each Monday Packt will announce a new birthday offer on No doubt the open source projects that Packt has donated to with proceeds from related books are looking forward to another successful five years.

As you rush to Packt for your free deals, don't forget to wish them a very Happy Birthday!