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bit.ly short url generator

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Submitted on: 11/12/2009 8:40:54 AM
By: marcojetson  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 2 Users
Compatibility: PHP 5.0
Views: 10627
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     Generate bit.ly short urls
 
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//**************************************
// Name: bit.ly short url generator
// Description:Generate bit.ly 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 http://www.Planet-Source-Code.com/vb/scripts/ShowCode.asp?txtCodeId=2723&lngWId=8//for details.//**************************************

function bitly($x) { return 'http://bit.ly/'.simplexml_load_file('http://api.bit.ly/shorten?version=2.0.1&format=xml&login={USERNAME}&apiKey={API_KEY}&longUrl='.urlencode($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?

mrx_projects@yahoo.com


Thanks again for the "Good" code
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