Get Page Loading Time Using PHP
Saturday, Aug 13, 2016
Website loading speed is one of the major issue in site popularity generally and also very bad for seo users don't have patience if your website takes too much time to load then users does not want to wait for your website and by checking your website loading time you can see how much time your website takes to load helps to solve that problem. So, in this tutorial we will show you how to get page loading time using PHP. You may also like display progress bar while page loads.
To Get Page Load Time It Takes Only One Step:-
- Make a PHP file and define markup and scripting
Step 1.Make a PHP file and define markup and scripting
We make a PHP file and save it with a name page_load.php
<?php $start_time = microtime(TRUE); ?> <html> <body> <div id="wrapper"> <h1>Get Page Loading Time Using PHP</h1> Your WebPage Content </div> </body> </html> <?php $end_time = microtime(TRUE); $time_taken =($end_time - $start_time)*1000; $time_taken = round($time_taken,5); echo 'Page generated in '.$time_taken.' seconds.'; ?>
In this step we use PHP microtime() funtion to get time in starting place this code in starting of your webpage and then we again use same function to get time and the difference between both the starting time and ending time is the page load time place this code in end of your webpage to get correct page load time. You may also like display loading image while page loads.
That's all, this is how to get page loading time using PHP.You can customize this code further as per your requirement. And please feel free to give comments on this tutorial.