libraries

  • screen scraping: simple html dom library

    how to use open source php simple html dom parser library to provide jquery-grade awesomeness for easy screen scraping without messy regular expressions

    client-side developers always had it easy: libraries such as jquery and prototype make finding elements on the page reliable and efficient. in php, regular expressions tend to get rather messy, dom calls can be confusing and verbose and often the string functions just aren’t enough.