Apex Academy: The Power of SOQL

by David Liu

The key to awakening the power of Apex lies in SOQL. Learn how to write SOQL queries, how to integrate SOQL in your Apex triggers, and how to defend your org from bugs by using SOQL in your test classes.

What you'll learn

The key to awakening the power of Apex lies in SOQL, Salesforce's data querying language. In this course, Apex Academy: The Power of SOQL, you get to see this power first hand. You'll start by learning how to write SOQL queries and how to integrate SOQL in your Apex triggers. You'll also get to see how to defend your org from bugs by using SOQL in your test classes. When you're finished with this course, you'll be able to write Apex triggers with unlimited automation powers in your org.

Table of contents

Course Overview
1min
Introduction
0mins
Understanding SOQL in Apex
0mins
Writing Defensive Test Classes
5mins

About the author

David Liu is a self-taught programmer whose dreams came true when he became a Salesforce Technical Architect at Google. Now, David dreams of inspiring the next generation of Salesforce developers. He's a four-time Salesforce MVP winner and runs SFDC99.com, the world's most popular Salesforce blog. David has been a close partner with Salesforce throughout his career, often speaking and developing content for Dreamforce, Trailhead, webinars, user groups, and the official Salesforce developer websi... more

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