5 PHP Functions for Words Formatting

By | November 27, 2013

PHP functions are used for text formatting. Formatting like uppercase, lowercase and first letter uppercase can also be done using php functions, here is the 5 php functions for words/text formatting

  • ucwords
  • strtoupper
  • strtolower
  • ucfirst
  • lcfirst

 

ucwords()

Make each word’s first letter as capital letter

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$text = "freeze coders";

$text1 = ucwords($text)// Output -  Freeze Coders

 

strtoupper()

strtoupper php function will make all words as upper case(capital letter)

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$text = "freeze coders";

$text1 = strtoupper($text)// Output -  FREEZE CODERS

 

strtolower()

strtolower php function will make all words as lower case(capital letter)

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$text = " FREEZE CODERS";

$text1 = strtolower($text)// Output -  freeze coders

 

ucfirst()

ucfirst php function will make the first letter of a string as uppercase

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$text = "freeze coders";

$text1 = ucfirst($text)// Output -  Freeze coders

 

lcfirst()

lcfirst() php function will return the string’s first letter lowercase

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$text = " FREEZE CODERS";

$text1 = lcfirst($text)// Output -  fREEZE CODERS

 

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