Some types upload images in PHP


Posted on 2015-03-30 10:00:28

1. Basic upload file normal The html form<!DOCTYPE html>


<form action="upload.php" method="post" enctype="multipart/form-data">
    Select image to upload:
    <input type="file" name="fileToUpload" id="fileToUpload">
    <input type="submit" value="Upload Image" name="submit">


Create the upload file PHP script File upload.php

<?php $target_dir = "uploads/"; $target_file = $target_dir . basename($_FILES["fileToUpload"]["name"]); $uploadOk = 1; $imageFileType = pathinfo($target_file,PATHINFO_EXTENSION); // Check if image file is a actual image or fake image if(isset($_POST["submit"])) { $check = getimagesize($_FILES["fileToUpload"]["tmp_name"]); if($check !== false) { echo "File is an image - " . $check["mime"] . "."; $uploadOk = 1; } else { echo "File is not an image."; $uploadOk = 0; } } ?>

2. Google plus style upload images with jquery and PHP

You can choose multiple images for each upload. You will drag all files image to screen for upload. You can read more here