Google App Engine needs PHP support

Google App Engine was launched but it does not support PHP. This article presents some ideas that may help Google adding PHP support sooner rather than later. Please read the full story and digg it to let Google know our combined voice. read more | digg story


Class Text Search Replace : New Update

Today I made an update of my class "Text Search Replace" at This update will increase the search capability of the class. The initial release of the class could not search some special characters (well, I just forgot & missed this to put with the initial release). Later a user of this class (his [...]

40 Tips for Optimizing Your PHP Code

If a method can be static, declare it static. Speed improvement is by a factor of 4. echo is faster than print. Use echo's multiple parameters instead of string concatenation. Set the maxvalue for your for-loops before and not in the loop. Unset your variables to free memory, especially large arrays. Avoid magic like __get, [...]

Search and Replace in Several Files Using PHP and Perl

Search and replace of keywords are very important in programming especially when you are working with files. I prepared and released a PHP class for this purpose. You can check it here: You can use this class very easily. It has also an option to log changes/replacements that have been done in the most [...]

Hello AOL Address Book Grabber Seekers

For AOL address book grabber seekers: I am getting a lot of requests of "AOL Address Book Grabber" PHP code. For your information - please don't send me emails. Instead, please fill the following form: I am a very busy guy and don't have time to reply to all emails separately. So I thought [...]