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donkeykong on 04/22/10


url remote String match stristr reciprocal

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reciprocal link check

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I couldn't easily find an example of how to verify if someone added my link to their site while they added their link to a directory of mine. After some research, I found out how to search for a string remotely. I have simplified the steps so that you get the gist of it and can modify the code as necessary.

  1. //// (PHP 4 >= 4.3.0, PHP 5)
  3. $haystack = file_get_contents('');
  4. $needle = '<a target="_blank" title="PHP and Flash Development" href=""></a>';
  6. if( stristr($haystack,$needle) != FALSE )
  7. {
  8. echo 'There is a match.';
  9. }

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