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Getting Started With The Google+ PHP API

Posted on September 17, 2011 by Anthony James Founder/CEOAnthony James Founder/CEO

This screencast will teach you how to get your Google+ application setup and running to begin working with the Google + API. We will use the PHP sample test app to setup an application and get started with the API. Google+ is google’s new social media platform designed to compete with facebook.


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9 years ago

I followed exact steps from your Getting Started With The Google+ PHP API video. But I get the following error when I hit connect.
Fatal error: Uncaught exception ‘apiIOException’ with message ‘HTTP Error: (60) SSL certificate problem, verify that the CA cert is OK. Details: error:14090086:SSL routines:SSL3_GET_SERVER_CERTIFICATE:certificate verify failed’ in C:xampphtdocsgoogleplusgoogle-api-php-clientsrcioapiCurlIO.php:120 Stack trace: #0 C:xampphtdocsgoogleplusgoogle-api-php-clientsrcauthapiOAuth2.php(72): apiCurlIO->makeRequest(Object(apiHttpRequest)) #1 C:xampphtdocsgoogleplusgoogle-api-php-clientsrcapiClient.php(130): apiOAuth2->authenticate(Array) #2 C:xampphtdocsgoogleplusindex.php(38): apiClient->authenticate() #3 {main} thrown in C:xampphtdocsgoogleplusgoogle-api-php-clientsrcioapiCurlIO.php on line 120

Image of Anthony James Founder/CEO
Anthony James Founder/CEO
9 years ago

When you setup your domain in the config process. Did you select https (it’s default) so unless you changed it to http it is going to be looking for an ssl cert. The screen casts covers that point.


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