How to perform a google search from your website

#INTRODUCTION


Want to perform a google search from your textbox in your website? Today we'll learn how to do this.

/!\ Make sure you are using php 5.6 or above
#THE TUTORIAL


Create a file called gsearch.php And add the following content to it
<?php
if(isset($_POST['search'])){
$s = $_POST['s'];
header('Location: https://google.co.uk/#q='.$s);
exit;
}
?>
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<title>Google search</title>
</head>
<body>
<form action="gsearch.php" method="POST">
<input type="text" placeholder="Query" name="s">
<input type="submit" name="search" value="Search">
</form>
</body>
</html>

##EXPLANATION
The user enters his search query in this form, wich sends it to the php code, that gets the query, and redirects to https://google.co.uk/#q=thequery

#IN THE END


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Note that you can achieve the exact same thing without PHP, but we’re pretending you want to do something with the data before sending the request to Google

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