PHP Classes

Google Hacks: Search the Internet for certain files using Google

Recommend this page to a friend!
  Info   Screenshots Screenshots   View files View files (2)   DownloadInstall with Composer Download .zip   Reputation   Support forum (4)   Blog    
Ratings Unique User Downloads Download Rankings
StarStarStar 47%Total: 3,005 All time: 1,226 This week: 455Up
Version License PHP version Categories
googlehacks 1.0Free For Educatio...5.0PHP 5, Searching, Web services


This class can be used to search the Internet for certain types of files.

It accesses the Google Web search pages and submit search queries with special syntax to return lists of files of certain types.

Currently it can perform searches for: music files, ebook files, video files, application program archives, and text font files.

The class returns arrays of the URLs of the files that are found.

Innovation Award
PHP Programming Innovation award winner
December 2007

Prize: One year server license IP to country region city database
Google search is very powerful. The searches can be configured to return results of very specific characteristics.

The characteristics of the desired search results may be controlled using search parameters that can include switches with a special syntax. Unfortunately, that syntax is too hard to understand for many users.

This class provides a solution to search the Internet for special types of content using Google.

It formats the search parameters and executes the searches to retrieve the URLs of those types of content, without having to learn the Google search parameters syntax.

Manuel Lemos
Picture of Er. Rochak Chauhan
  Performance   Level  
Name: Er. Rochak Chauhan is available for providing paid consulting. Contact Er. Rochak Chauhan .
Classes: 54 packages by
Country: India India
Age: 45
All time rank: 21 in India India
Week rank: 71 Down7 in India India Down
Innovation award
Innovation award
Nominee: 15x

Winner: 4x

  • GoogleHacksScreenshot.jpg
  Files folder image Files  
File Role Description
Plain text file Class Main Class
Accessible without login Plain text file example.php Example Example Script

 Version Control Unique User Downloads Download Rankings  
This week:0
All time:1,226
This week:455Up
User Ratings User Comments (2)
 All time