All posts tagged in API

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    How to engage us, developers to use your API.

    March 17, 2016

    There are tens of thousands of API’s available. More to come. Most of the companies though, have troubles engaging developers to use them. So I have decided to share a few thoughts and ideas on how you can do that, based on my experience. Design your API well Nobody likes powerful, but not developer-friendly APIs.

  • Quick short URL PHP function

    August 27, 2010

    function shortURL($long) { $short=file_get_contents("http://is.gd/api.php?longurl=".$long); return $short; } Usage: $short = shortURL("http://veryveryveryverylongurl.tld/something/verylong.php"); echo $short;