Set Same Time Zone in PHP & MySQL
Time Zones are important if you're creating a social app which will include chat, social network and others which is interacted with the society. There are many time zones and you have to choose one to set in your server. I would totally recommend using UTC instead of your time zone in server. Web Server and Database server are different and they each have their own configuration. This includes the…

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Implement 5 Star Rating System With PHP & JavaScript
User ratings are important for your site if you provide downloads of files or run an E-Commerce shop. It is the ratings of other users that tempt your site's users to buy/download something. So, it is necessary for a site like this to have a Rating System. If you haven't implemented it yet or want to replace your existing system with a clean one, you're at the right place. I…

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Advanced Live Group Chat With WebSocket, PHP & jQuery
WebSocket is one of the awesomest part of the HTML5 and we developers should experiment with it as it will be the future of client to server communication. In a recent post, I made a tutorial of live chat with WebSockets and PHP. It was the basic step into websockets. But, I have created another chat which is more advanced that has the capability to upload images as well as …

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