The Subtle Power Of SQL’s Overlooked DML Function

One function you gloss over has the power to save you hours of development time — and preserve data accuracy.

Zach Quinn
Learning SQL
Published in
5 min readApr 9, 2024

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Like many 90s-2000s kids, I’ve been watching the mini series Quiet On The Set, the behind-the-scenes chronicle of misdeeds on Nickelodeon sets, with a mixture of horror, disbelief and morbid curiosity. The show is interspersed with interviews and clips of shows featuring the stars being interviewed. In the midst of the darkness, one of the funny revelations was…

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Zach Quinn
Learning SQL

Journalist—>Sr. Data Engineer; helping you target, land and excel in data-driven roles.