News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

NETTUTS.com:
Create a Slick Flickr Gallery with SimplePie
February 26, 2009 @ 12:56:12

In this new tutorial from NETTUTS.com there's information on how to create a gallery of the images from your Flickr account with help from SimplePie, a PHP tool for parsing XML feeds (like RSS).

Ok, so we're going to be touching on a number of technologies for this tutorial. We'll be using an RSS feed from Flickr, a bit of PHP, and some jQuery to make things nice and interactive! We'll use SimplePie to handle the RSS feed, as it makes life much easier, and can be used in any other projects where RSS feeds are involved.

They pull in the public photo information for a given user ID and parse details like the title of the gallery and each image's details, including descriptions. Add in a few links, some Javascript (jQuery) and HTML and you have a simple image gallery that automatically updates when you upload new photos to Flickr. You can grab the source here or just see it in action in their demo.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
tutorial simplepie flickr image gallery jquery rss feed


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

PHPit.net: Using the CURL Library on PHP

PHPMaster.com: The MVC Pattern and PHP, Part 1

Anson Cheung's Blog: 8 essential checks on securing PHP

Kevin Schroeder's Blog: Connecting to the Zend Developer Cloud using NetBeans for PHP

SitePoint PHP Blog: Hashing Passwords with the PHP 5.5 Password Hashing API


Community Events

Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


extension voicesoftheelephpant symfony2 framework conference community library api performance application series laravel podcast opinion version php7 release introduction example interview

All content copyright, 2015 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework