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<?php
/**
 * This is an example script explaining how to use ShortIe.class.php
 *
 */

/**
 * require the class file
 */
require_once 'ShortIE.class.php';

/**
 * Instantiate the ShortIE object and pass the URL to be shortened to the constructor
 */
$urlShorten = new ShortIe('http://binaryvibes.co.in');

/**
 * Fetch the shortened URL 
 */
$shortened = $urlShorten->getShortenedUrl();

/**
 * Print the shortened URL
 */
echo $shortened;
echo "\n\n";

/**
 * Alternate way to use the class
 * $urlShorten = new ShortIe();
 * $urlShorten->setUrlToBeShortened($myUrl);
 * echo $urlShorten->getShortenedUrl();
 */

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 */
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