Category Archive: PHP

Jan 19

Spoiler Alert!

Spoiler alert sign.

After writing a few posts that involve things about games I found myself wanting to add a “spoiler hider” like the kind often found on game-related forums. They’re a very nice little way of hiding things and letting the reader look at them when/if they want to. So, I made my own plugin and I’m …

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Dec 31

More to Review!

Screenshot of review image form

Another update on the review generator. As promised I have improved the code a little and added some nicer fonts. There are still a few magic numbers in there but aside from that it’s fairly reasonable code now. Not only that, but I’ve created a form to use to generate the images, rather than manually …

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Dec 31

Review the Reviewing System

Comparison of review images

As mentioned in this earlier post, I’ve been working on a little review image generator to allow me to easily show off my reviews with star-based ratings. After playing around with PHP GD libraries for a couple of hours I have a script that’s usable enough to use. The code is very quick ‘n’ dirty, …

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