Entries by Skye

PHP: Upload a Video to YouTube using Zend Gdata and YouTube API

I got put on the task to see if there was a way you could automate video uploads to YouTube. I was happy to see that YouTube already had an API set up to preform most functions and Zend had a Gdata Class for their popular framework which tied into most of Google’s API services, […]

MySQL: Identifying Slow SQL Queries

If you have a database driven site, like this one, the database will slowly increase in size and the tables will get bigger as your site content and traffic increases. Over time some areas that were fast to load in the browser start to slow down. Why is that? Well one possibility is that the […]

Submitting a form via AJAX using jQuery, PHP and JSON

My buddy Chris asked for some help the other day on submitting a contact form via AJAX. We had a debate on the best structure for doing so and I explained about using JSON for the AJAX response message from the form processing script. My preferred method is submitting a form via AJAX to a […]