There is nice wordpress plugin which will help you to add alexa rank in your website. In this article, we briefly explained to get alexa rank using php code

get alexa rank using php code

if you want to check the your website ranking as per alexa so you can use the following code in your php projects. There is very nice wordpress plugin which will help you to add the alexa rank in wordpress site. In this article I given PHP code for adding the alexa rank block on any website.

Alexa Rank Widget

http://data.alexa.com/data?cli=10&dat=s&url=wordpressapi

“http://data.alexa.com/data” this file will return the xml format output. Using the XML output or reading xml file we can easily fetch the our or any website ranking.

Use the following function for getting the alexa website ranking.

<?php
function AlexaRank( $url )
{
preg_match( '#<POPULARITY URL="(.*?)" TEXT="([0-9]+){1,}"/>#si', file_get_contents('http://data.alexa.com/data?cli=10&dat=s&url=' . $url), $p );
return ( $p[2] ) ? number_format( intval($p[2]) ):0;
}

echo "wpapi.com/files/ Rank as per alexa.com: ";
echo AlexaRank('wpapi.com/files/');

?>

if you want to check the multiple website ranking in one shot than use the following PHP code.

<?php
$domains = array( 'google.com', 'ask.com', 'yahoo.com', 'bing.com' );

foreach ( $domains as $domain )
echo $domain, ' - ', AlexaRank( $domain ), '<br />', PHP_EOL;

?>
get alexa rank using php code

get alexa rank using php code

Have fun!

Written by Purab Kharat

My name is Purab Kharat, Here is my Personal Blog: wpapi.com. Work as an Senior Technical Lead at Smartsourcing Global Pvt Ltd in Princeton, NJ, USA. I contributor of many wordpress plugins and Drupal Modules. I am core developer of Drupal. Connect to on LinkedIn or Follow @purab on Twitter or Follow me on Google+ or Write Mail to purabdk@gmail.com or Chat with me on Skype : purabdk

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