PHP & MySQL | Tutorials

David Carr

PHP search string

Here's a quick way to search for a word inside a string, using strpos the string to look at and the word to look for. Upon a match, true is returned.

$string = '';

if (strpos($string, 'api') !== false) {
    echo 'true';


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