PHP scripts and tricks...

Hosting Backup

Hosting Backup is a set if PHP command line scripts that provides an easy way to backup hosted Web sites to your local computer. It works with sites hosted on Linux servers with MySQL databases using FTP.

Annuaire (Directory) Postnuke Blocks

Annuaire (Directory) Postnuke Blocks - Annuaire (Directory) is a tool that offers families, associations, or other groups a way to manage a private directory on the Internet. Addresses, e-mails, phone numbers, and a photograph of each member is stored in a MySQL database. Data is created and updated from a web browser.

phpBB Blog

For people that want to add a blog to their phpBB forum, phpBB Blog is here... It is implemented with just 2 PHP files. One file displays a phpBB forum as blog entries. The other file displays the same forum as an RSS feed.

There are couple other interesting projects and offsite readings by Anthony Boyd.

Quick E-Commerce with PHP and PayPal

Author: Peter Lavin

This article gives a great insight into developing a small website that incorporates your own shopping cart or a third-party cart in conjunction with PayPal.

Finding a secure method of payment can be a problem for small businesses without merchant credit card accounts or access to a secure server. This article concerns creating an e-commerce site using your own shopping cart or a third-party cart in conjunction with PayPal. This solution will maximise the business benefits and minimise the inconvenience to the customer. A database and server-side scripting will be implemented using MySQL and PHP. Some knowledge of these technologies and of HTML is assumed.

Support Tickets Manager

Triangle Solutions Ltd presents PHP Support Tickets. A Simple, Secure & Powerful solution to customer relations.

BBClone: PHP web counter on steroids.

BBclone is a web counter written in PHP. It looks similar to Big Brother Webstats. But it is not just a counter : BBClone gives a detailled view of the visitors of your web site.

It does it by displaying the nth last users (and the data they provided, like their IP, browser and so on) that went off the web site, not just showing a number of visitors. This is very handy for webmasters that want to see who is visiting their sites, what browser people use, where they came from etc.

PHP Applicaton Tools

PHP Applicaton Tools, aka 'pat' is a collection of LGPL and GPL PHP-based software destined to make everyday web development easier .


GiftWeb - GiftWeb is an online gift registry system. Items are entered into a wish list, and other users viewing the wish list can mark them as purchased. Web sites can easily be linked to if the item can be purchased online. Users can be members of multiple groups, and can only see the wish lists of other users that are members of the same groups.

LogiCreate - web application framework

LogiCreate is a web application framework, providing a common development base for web systems. By standardizing development practices, developers can quickly create new web-based systems such as intranets, extranets, and other database-driven applications.

See also LogiCampus a distance learning and course management system that is freely available to Colleges, Universities and Schools which is built up on LogiCreate.


Site@School is a Content Management System (CMS) to manage and maintain the website of a primary school.

The main features are:

- Manage a website without technical knowledge of complex websites.
- Following modules are standard available in release 1.2:

1. Search module
2. Guestbook
3. News module
4. Mail module
5. Ads module
6. Forum module with closed & open forums

- Pupils can make their own personal page.
- Teachers can check the pupils personal page.
- A What You See Is What You Get (WYSIWYG) editor works on Internet Explorer 5.5+ and Mozilla 1.3+ (both windows and linux version)

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