Country drop down list with php function

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I had a project recently that required the user to select their country from a drop down list and store the data in a database. It was such a long process setting up the PHP switch statement that I thought …
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Country drop down list with php function

Display breadcrumbs on your site using PHP

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When you have a fully dynamic site it’s useful to show the user where they are by breaking down the URL structure so they can navigate backwards through the site. For example this url: http://papermashup.com/categories/jquery/ shows that ‘jquery’ is part …
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Display breadcrumbs on your site using PHP

Create a URL from a string of text with PHP and mod_rewrite

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Quite often when developing big web apps you may need to use mod_rewrite to generate SEO friendly URLs from a string of text, Very similar to the way Word press generates URLs for blog posts. The Code Below is the …
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Create a URL from a string of text with PHP and mod_rewrite

Build a simple animated progress bar with tooltip

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Here’s a very basic example of how to code up an animated progress bar with tooltip using the Tipsy tooltip plugin. First I started out in Photoshop and designed the basic progress bar, you can download the PSD file for …
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Build a simple animated progress bar with tooltip

3 sets of die cut business cards to give away!

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We’re giving away 1 set of die cut business cards to three lucky winners courtesy of UPrinting. Die-cut business cards, like standard business cards, include your name or business contact details. What makes them different are the unique and attractive …
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3 sets of die cut business cards to give away!

Creating Automatic MySQL Database backups

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Every database needs to be backed up and if you’re currently doing it manually you can stop because there’s a simple solution using PHP. With this script you can either pass a specific table to backup or choose to backup …
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Creating Automatic MySQL Database backups

PHP Language Detection

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I was looking for a simple way to automatically detect a users language using PHP and came across this interesting snippet which does just that. It uses the PHP superglobal ‘HTTP_ACCEPT_LANGUAGE’ which returns something like this for me “en-US,en;q=0.8″. This …
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PHP Language Detection




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