Update your Twitter status using PHP

Twitter is an awesome service! I use it on a daily basis and have grown addicted to it. Posting to twitter VIA an application is something that I’m sure you’ll need to do at some point. Using this simple little script below, you can post updates to twitter accounts fairly easily. Don’t forget to add your… Continue reading Update your Twitter status using PHP

Getting Counts for Twitter Links, Facebook Likes/Shares, and Google (+1) PlusOnes in PHP

I am working on a project where I need to know the number of social shares on Facebook, Twitter, and Google +1 (plusone). Facebook and Twitter make this easy with a simple URL that returns clear JSON data, but Google has not offered an official way to do it yet. However, I found someone who… Continue reading Getting Counts for Twitter Links, Facebook Likes/Shares, and Google (+1) PlusOnes in PHP