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PHP Scripts for Adding Extra Functionality to Your Site

Make your life easier with this curated list of the best PHP scripts.

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Posted 10 Mar 2015
Web Design

Readymade PHP Scripts can be very useful for web developers, especially when you are looking to directly implement a particular functionality in your projects, and wish to save time by not having to meddle with or worry about the most basic of features, such as contact forms or a chat box.

In this post, we've put together some of the most useful PHP scripts that a web developer should surely take a look at. So without wasting any more time, let us check out the awesome PHP scripts that make our lives as developers easier.

1. Droppy -- Online File Sharing

As the name suggests, Droppy -- Online File Sharing lets you share multiple files with users. It supports SMTP, is translation ready and can be used to secure files via passwords.

2. Layered Popups

Layered Popups lets you create multi-layered popup windows. You can create AJAX-based forms and even integrate the same with services such as Campaign Monitor and MailChimp.

3. Simple Invoice Manager -- Invoicing Made Easy

Simple Invoice Manager -- Invoicing Made Easy is a PHP script to manage your invoices, payments, quotations and other client related information. It supports Bootstrap, is responsive, and even integrates with popular payment solutions such as PayPal and Skrill.

4. Premium URL Shortener

Premium URL Shortener is a handy solution to shorten URLs, implement URL bookmarks, etc. It features a responsive layout based on Bootstrap, and offers seamless social networking integration and is backed by separate jQuery and WordPress plugins as well.

5. Facebook Multi-Page & Group Poster

Facebook Multi-Page & Group Poster lets you publish content to Facebook pages and groups. If you are managing multiple Facebook pages and groups for your business or personal use, you can use this script to post content such as statuses, images, videos, quotes, and virtually everything else that Facebook allows.

6. Freelance Cockpit 3 -- Project Management

Freelance Cockpit 3 -- Project Management is built to help freelancers manage their projects. It lets you keep track of support tickets, client details, invoices and recurring billing, etc. It integrates well with PayPal, supports Bootstrap templates and is fully responsive and translation ready.

7. PHP Flat Visual Chat

PHP Flat Visual Chat offers real time chat functionality that can be integrated with any PHP-powered website. It has a responsive design, and is also available in a separate version for WordPress users.

8. PHP Flat Estimation and Payment Forms

PHP Flat Estimation and Payment Forms lets you create simple and responsive cost estimates and payment forms. It works with virtually every PHP platform out there, but a separate version for WordPress users is also available.

9. Quform Responsive AJAX Contact Form

Quform -- Responsive AJAX Contact Form is a feedback and contact form solution that can easily be embedded into any web page within minutes.

10. Auto Grid Responsive Gallery

Auto Grid Responsive Gallery seeks and locates images from the specified set of folders, and creates a responsive gallery using those images. It can automatically generate thumbnails, so you need not worry about anything else.

11. User Login Register and User Management

User Login Register and User Management offers user registration, login and other management solutions.

If you're new to PHP, PHP 101 is where you should start. If you have some PHP experience, you might like to have a look at the tutorial series Building a Startup With PHP.

Which of these PHP scripts is your favorite? Got any that I missed? Share it with the world using the comments below!

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