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== Field Type Recommendations ==
== Field Type Recommendations ==
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Table Naming Conventions

  • Table names should always go in plural form, e.g.: users, sessions, usergroups, etc.
  • Cross referencing table names should always reflect multiplicity, e.g.: 1 to N: user_sessions, M to N: users_usergroups

Field Naming Conventions

Field Type Recommendations