HTTP GET and POST APIs in PHP
I have searched quite a bit and did not find a easy to use library for making simple GET or POST requests in PHP.
This library provides that functionality.
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// Get google
get("www.google.com", "80", "/");
// Get a specific resource
// Get a specific resource and pass query string
get("www.google.com", "80", "/search?q=test");
// Post a request (Google doesn't process POST requests!)
post("search.yahoo.com", "80", "/search","p=test&sm=Yahoo+Search");