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Flex Lorem: Generate bogus content to test page layouts

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Version License PHP version Categories  
flex-lorem 0.1GNU General Public Lice...5HTML, PHP 5, Text processing
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This class can generate bogus content to test page layouts.

It takes an HTML template and replaces marked sections it with bogus content, tipically with Latin text with words like lorem, ipsum, etc..

The class supports some pre-defined template elements that allow determining the way the template text should be replaced, like text, paragraphs, headlines, images, etc..

Additional plugin classes can be used to customize the way the text is generated.

Innovation Award  
PHP Programming Innovation award nominee
August 2012
Number 6


Prize: One copy of VS.PHP
One common way to test page layouts is to fill the content areas with random content.

Often Latin text is used fill in layout spaces so you can see how it looks.

This class can generate random Latin text and fill marked templates with the generated text that will be used to preview the layout to be tested.

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  Files folder image Files  
File Role Description
Files folder imageplugins (2 files)
Plain text file element.php Class html element creator used by lorem and its plugins
Plain text file lorem.php Class main class
Accessible without login Plain text file readme.txt Doc. read me
Accessible without login Plain text file test.php Example test script and showcase
Accessible without login Plain text file testplugin.php Example example for plugin creator

  Files folder image Files  /  plugins  
File Role Description
  Plain text file image.php Class image plugin
  Plain text file text.php Class text plugin

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