Tag Archives: web development

Php array of iso 639-1 language codes and names

By | November 22, 2012

Here is a php array containing the language codes and language names as specified by the iso 639-1 standard. Useful when . <?php /** ISO 639-1 Language Codes Useful in Locale analysis References : 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ISO_639-1_codes 2. http://blog.xoundboy.com/?p=235 */ $language_codes = array( ‘en’ => ‘English’ , ‘aa’ => ‘Afar’ , ‘ab’ => ‘Abkhazian’ , ‘af’… Read More »

Php curl tutorial – making http requests in php

By | November 6, 2012

Curl According to the official website. curl is a command line tool for transferring data with URL syntax, supporting DICT, FILE, FTP, FTPS, Gopher, HTTP, HTTPS, IMAP, IMAPS, LDAP, LDAPS, POP3, POP3S, RTMP, RTSP, SCP, SFTP, SMTP, SMTPS, Telnet and TFTP. curl supports SSL certificates, HTTP POST, HTTP PUT, FTP uploading, HTTP form based upload,… Read More »

Fill text templates using arrays in php

By | June 9, 2013

Text templates are often used to generate content like notification emails, invoices filled with the details of a customer or user. The best example would be a bulk email program that sends out emails to multiple users filling the details of the particular user in every individual mail. Text templates have place holders for fields… Read More »

3 ways to serialize variables in php

By | July 14, 2012

The idea behind serializing a variable is to create a storable string format of it, such that the same variable can be recreated later when required using the string. 1. serialize and unserialize These are the traditional functions to serialize and unserialize data in PHP. $a = array(‘a’ => ‘Apple’ ,’b’ => ‘banana’ , ‘c’… Read More »

PHP : Add Login with Github to your website

By | May 9, 2020

Github Login Github has become a very popular social login on websites related to programming and development. Github itself is a big storehouse of opensource projects and community of developers. Github oAuth documentation can be found at http://developer.github.com/v3/oauth/. Register website with Github oAuth The first thing to do would be to register your website with… Read More »