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PHP Echo variable in API request

Posted on 2014-10-26
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How can I echo $lat and $long in this request?

$bizArray = file_get_contents("https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/place/nearbysearch/json?location=location=".$lat.",".$long."&radius=3000&key=");

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by:Gary
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What do you mean echo them?

(You have location twice)
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by:seopti
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I would like to use:

echo $lat;
echo $long;

in the API query string. Thanks for the location info, yes this is a mistake.
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Gary earned 500 total points
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You don't use echo, as you already have it is correct.
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