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Snippet Name: Extract Search Query from Referer

Description: This will extract the search query from a search engine's search. You can use this information to perform the search on your own site or just keep it for your own records.

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Author: CoderZone
Language: PHP
Highlight Mode: PHP
Last Modified: March 01st, 2009

$referer = $_SERVER[HTTP_REFERER];
    preg_match("/[\&\?]q=([^&]*)/", $referer, $matches);
        $search_query = rawurldecode($matches[1]);
        $search_query = str_replace("+", " ", $search_query);
print "You searched for '$search_query'";
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