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VB icon short url generator

Submitted on: 11/12/2009 8:40:54 AM
By: marcojetson  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 2 Users
Compatibility: PHP 5.0
Views: 12659
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     Generate short urls
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// Name: short url generator
// Description:Generate short urls
// By: marcojetson
// Inputs:(string) x - url to shorten
// Returns:string - shortened url
// Assumes:Replace {USERNAME} and {API_KEY} with yours
//This code is copyrighted and has// limited warranties.Please see details.//**************************************

function bitly($x) { return ''.simplexml_load_file('{USERNAME}&apiKey={API_KEY}&longUrl='.urlencode($x))->results->nodeKeyVal->hash; }

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12/4/2010 10:24:59 PMGelgamesh

Thanks for the code i was searching for it for a long time...

but i've got only 1 question.
How to get that "API"???

Would you please email me with the answer?

Thanks again for the "Good" code
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