Version: 1.0 12/7/2015
Copyright 2015 Wagon Trader, All Rights Reserved
Capture image of webpage using the screenshotLayer API from
screenshot.class.php - main class
example.php - basic usage
Upload files to a web accessible location on your server (eg. public_html)
You can change the following settings in the class to meet your specific needs...
apiKey = Your personal API Key, get a free key at https://screenshotlayer.com/product
endpoint = The API endpoint, you will only need to change this if the API
secretKey = If you have defined and activated the secret keyword feature from you
screenshotlayer dashboard, add your secret keyword here.
refer to example.php file for class instantiation and basic usage.
refer to screenshot.class.php for instructions on using methods.
The screenshotlayer API will first attempt to retreive the image from the cache,
if not found it will then produce a new image. Images returned from the cache
will not be charged against your monthly usage.
Customizing the captured image:
In addition to the url, you can set the following params to further customize the
returned image. You can use the setParam method to add/change any param.
fullpage - set to 1, to capture entire webpage
width - specify width in pixels to resize capture
viewport - the width and height in pixels for fit to a device viewport
format - returned image format of PNG (default), JPG or GIF
css_url - url of css to inject into page before capture
delay - delay time in seconds before capture starts
ttl - seconds to hold image in cache
Default/Max: ttl=2592000 (30 days)
force - set to 1 to force new capture
placeholder - url to placeholder image while capture is running or 1 to use default
user_agent - custom user agent string. Use to send this string as the user agent to
the website in conjuction with the viewport to emulate the desired device.
accept_lang - custom accept language header.
Some premium accounts also have access to the following params.
export - export the capture image to a specified location
export=s3://[bucket api key]:[bucket secret key]@[bucket] will export to AWS S3 bucket
export=ftp://[user]:[password]@[ftp server][/path/to/folder] will upload to folder using FTP