API Tests

My first attempt at a WordPress Plugin using the WordPress Plugin API. This simple plugin basically counts the posts and writes them into a comment. Hopefully more to come... possibly even something normal viewers of the blog may be able to see. Will try to keep up-to-date on

15 Oct 2016

This test grabs currency vs currency data from a JSON API and plots it in graph. Seeing as the data from a particular date isn't going to change in the future there's only one API call per data point. USD and EUR use the left-hand axis and CNY uses the axis on the right. Because Friday, Saturday...

19 Jul 2016

This is similar to what you might find on a dating website where you enter your address and it finds nearby matches for you. This was a quick test that uses a Google API to get the longitude and latitude, then we work out the distances from there. Finally, the results are presented on a Google...