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cURL example in PHP

In this post, I’ll show you a cURL example in PHP. Basically, cURL is a library that allows you to make HTTP requests in PHP. In other words, we can say cURL is a way to request a URL from PHP code to get a response from it. It will supports both GET and POST methods requests.

cURL provides an easy way to communicate with other different remote sites. It is a very useful technique which can be used by everyone for requesting to remote websites.

How cURL will work in PHP

Here we can explain how cURL works in PHP and what is the process for the request to remote sites. The following methods are used for cURL request:

  • Initialization of cURL session
  • Setting the options for a cURL. cURL have too many options.These are some important options are given below.
  • Execution of cURL session
  • Return the last error
  • Return the error message.
  • Closing the cURL session

cURL request methods

There are bascically two methods in cURL for requesting the data to domains.

  • POST request
  • GET request

cURL example in PHP by POST request

The following complete code snippets for the cURL request with data using the POST method.

cURL example in PHP by GET request

The following complete code snippets for the cURL request with data using the GET method.

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Published by Gotendra Pal Singh

Hi there! I am a blogger at Coding Issue. My skills include PHP, Wordpress, Laravel, Javascript and a lot more.

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