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Show specific image based on visitor's referrer

Posted on 2010-04-06
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I would like a script that will show an image (called from an external website) to visitors of my website ONLY if they've come from a Bing search engine result.

For example:

If a visitor arrives on my site via a Bing search result, then I would like the results of the following code shown to them;

<img width="65" height="37" border="0" src="//www.examplesite.com/image1.gif" alt="blah">

However, if they came from any other referrer (or just typed-in the URL), then they will not be shown the above code. (Obviously I don't mind it being present if they look in the source code.)

Hope this makes sense. Thanks.
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Question by:phaygarth
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jet-black earned 2000 total points
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Try this:

<?php
if (isset($_SERVER['HTTP_REFERER']))
{
    $parseUrl = parse_url($_SERVER['HTTP_REFERER']);
    if ($parseUrl['host'] == "www.bing.com" || $parseUrl['host'] == "bing.com")
    {
?>
<img width="65" height="37" border="0" src="//www.examplesite.com/image1.gif" alt="blah">
<?php
    }
}
?>

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by:phaygarth
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Perfect, thanks.
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