A simple implementation of the php-slugifier-interface library

7.0.2 2024-04-08 18:43 UTC


This library contains a slugifier that does ascii transliterations of unicode text. This library is inspired by martinml's implementation of transliterator and the original python implementation.

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The installation of this library is made via composer and the autoloading of all classes of this library is made through their autoloader.

  • Download composer.phar from their website.
  • Then run the following command to install this library as dependency :
  • php composer.phar php-extended/php-slugifier-object ^7

Basic Usage

This library may be used the following way :

use PhpExtended\Slugifier\SlugifierFactory;

$factory = new SlugifierFactory();
$slugifier = $factory->createSlugifier();
/* @var $slugifier \PhpExtended\Slugifier\SlugifierInterface */

There are different types of slugifiers available in this library :

  • The AsciiCutSlugifier removes all characters from the input string that are not digits or letters.
  • The LowercaseSlugifier transforms the input string to lowercase
  • The UppercaseSlugifier transforms the input string to uppercase
  • The NoopSlugifier returns the input string untouched
  • The SlugifierChain is made to chain multiple slugifiers to have a final slugified string. Not that the order matters.
  • The AsciiTransliteratorSlugifier transliterates the utf8 characters


Original character transliteration tables:

Copyright 2001, Sean M. Burke, all rights reserved.

Modifications on the tables and the code (/src) is:

MIT (See license file).