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PHP Profanity Filter: Remove profanity words from a given text sentence

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profanus 1.0.0The PHP License5PHP 5, Text processing, Content manag...
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This class can remove profanity words from a given text sentence.

It takes a text sentence and checks if it contains words that are considered to be profane that is read from a text file.

The class can find and censor profane words in a whole sentence or just the first word replacing them by * characters.

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Profanus

A simple to configure PHP Profanity filter, best for chats

Configuration:

You must start by populating the bad words array either direct in the code OR make a simple list inside the blacklist.txt When populating the text file, the most important rule is: - each bad word must be on a new line - bad words be listed in small caps

The text file has some sample bad words, just follow along with the structure. To use the class in your code, simply follow the steps below (you can clone or download the package):

require "Profanus.php";

$sentence = "The sexy ass bitch";
$clean = new Profanus();
$censored = $clean->censor($sentence);

echo $censored;

Simple example with form:

<?php

require "Profanus.php";

if (isset($_POST['btnSubmit'])) {

  $sentence = $_POST['string_pass'];
  $clean = new Profanus();
  $censored = $clean->censor($sentence);
  echo $censored;

}

?>
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en" dir="ltr">
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title></title>
  </head>
  <body>
    <form class="" action="#" method="post">
        <input type="text" name="string_pass">
        <input type="submit" name="btnSubmit" value="Profanity Filter">
    </form>
  </body>
</html>

Censor First word only (if neccessary)

$sentence = "Bitch you hot";
$clean = new Profanus();
$censored = $clean->censor_first_word($sentence);
echo $censored;
Output:

* you hot

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Accessible without login Plain text file blacklist.txt Data Documentation
Accessible without login Plain text file example.php Example Example script
Plain text file Profanus.php Class Class source
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