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Class Phalcon\Tag

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Phalcon\Tag is designed to simplify building of HTML tags. It provides a set of helpers to generate HTML in a dynamic way. This component is an abstract class that you can extend to add more helpers.

Constants

integer HTML32

integer HTML401_STRICT

integer HTML401_TRANSITIONAL

integer HTML401_FRAMESET

integer HTML5

integer XHTML10_STRICT

integer XHTML10_TRANSITIONAL

integer XHTML10_FRAMESET

integer XHTML11

integer XHTML20

integer XHTML5

Methods

public static setDI (Phalcon\DiInterface $dependencyInjector)

Sets the dependency injector container.

public static Phalcon\DiInterface getDI ()

Internally gets the dependency injector

public static Phalcon\Mvc\UrlInterface getUrlService ()

Return a URL service from the default DI

public static Phalcon\EscaperInterface getEscaperService ()

Returns an Escaper service from the default DI

public static boolean getAutoescape ()

Get current autoescape mode

public static setAutoescape (boolean $autoescape)

Set autoescape mode in generated html

public static setDefault (string $id, string $value)

Assigns default values to generated tags by helpers

<?php

 //Assigning "peter" to "name" component
 Phalcon\Tag::setDefault("name", "peter");

 //Later in the view
 echo Phalcon\Tag::textField("name"); //Will have the value "peter" by default

public static setDefaults (array $values)

Assigns default values to generated tags by helpers

<?php

 //Assigning "peter" to "name" component
 Phalcon\Tag::setDefaults(array("name" => "peter"));

 //Later in the view
 echo Phalcon\Tag::textField("name"); //Will have the value "peter" by default

public static displayTo (string $id, string $value)

Alias of Phalcon\Tag::setDefault

public static boolean hasValue (string $name)

Check if a helper has a default value set using Phalcon\Tag::setDefault or value from $_POST

public static mixed getValue (string $name, [array $params])

Every helper calls this function to check whether a component has a predefined value using Phalcon\Tag::setDefault or value from $_POST

public static resetInput ()

Resets the request and internal values to avoid those fields will have any default value

public static string linkTo (array|string $parameters, [string $text])

Builds a HTML A tag using framework conventions

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::linkTo('signup/register', 'Register Here!');
echo Phalcon\Tag::linkTo(array('signup/register', 'Register Here!'));
echo Phalcon\Tag::linkTo(array('signup/register', 'Register Here!', 'class' => 'btn-primary'));
echo Phalcon\Tag::linkTo('http://phalconphp.com/', 'Google', FALSE);
echo Phalcon\Tag::linkTo(array('http://phalconphp.com/', 'Phalcon Home', FALSE));
echo Phalcon\Tag::linkTo(array('http://phalconphp.com/', 'Phalcon Home', 'local' =>FALSE));

protected static string _inputField ()

Builds generic INPUT tags

protected static string _inputFieldChecked ()

Builds INPUT tags that implements the checked attribute

public static string colorField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”color”] tag

public static string textField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”text”] tag

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::textField(array("name", "size" => 30));

public static string numericField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”number”] tag

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::numericField(array("price", "min" => "1", "max" => "5"));

public static string rangeField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”range”] tag

public static string emailField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”email”] tag

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::emailField("email");

public static string dateField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”date”] tag

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::dateField(array("born", "value" => "14-12-1980"))

public static string dateTimeField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”datetime”] tag

public static string dateTimeLocalField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”datetime-local”] tag

public static string monthField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”month”] tag

public static string timeField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”time”] tag

public static string weekField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”week”] tag

public static string passwordField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”password”] tag

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::passwordField(array("name", "size" => 30));

public static string hiddenField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”hidden”] tag

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::hiddenField(array("name", "value" => "mike"));

public static string searchField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”search”] tag

public static string telField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”tel”] tag

public static string urlField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”url”] tag

public static string fileField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”file”] tag

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::fileField("file");

public static string checkField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”check”] tag

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::checkField(array("terms", "value" => "Y"));

public static string radioField (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”radio”] tag

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::radioField(array("wheather", "value" => "hot"))

Volt syntax:

<?php

 {{ radio_field('Save') }}

public static string imageInput ([array $parameters], [boolean $local])

Builds HTML IMG tags

<?php

    echo Phalcon\Tag::image("img/bg.png");
    echo Phalcon\Tag::image(array("img/photo.jpg", "alt" => "Some Photo"));

Volt Syntax:

<?php

    {{ image("img/bg.png") }}
    {{ image("img/photo.jpg", "alt": "Some Photo") }}
    {{ image("http://static.mywebsite.com/img/bg.png", false) }}

public static string submitButton (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML input[type=”submit”] tag

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::submitButton("Save")

Volt syntax:

<?php

 {{ submit_button('Save') }}

public static string selectStatic (array $parameters, [array $data])

Builds a HTML SELECT tag using a PHP array for options

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::selectStatic("status", array("A" => "Active", "I" => "Inactive"))

public static string select (array $parameters, [array $data])

Builds a HTML SELECT tag using a Phalcon\Mvc\Model resultset as options

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::select(array(
    "robotId",
    Robots::find("type = 'mechanical'"),
    "using" => array("id", "name")
    ));

Volt syntax:

<?php

 {{ select("robotId", robots, "using": ["id", "name"]) }}

public static string textArea (array $parameters)

Builds a HTML TEXTAREA tag

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::textArea(array("comments", "cols" => 10, "rows" => 4))

Volt syntax:

<?php

 {{ text_area("comments", "cols": 10, "rows": 4) }}

public static string form ([array $parameters])

Builds a HTML FORM tag

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::form("posts/save");
 echo Phalcon\Tag::form(array("posts/save", "method" => "post"));

Volt syntax:

<?php

 {{ form("posts/save") }}
 {{ form("posts/save", "method": "post") }}

public static string endForm ()

Builds a HTML close FORM tag

public static setTitle (string $title)

Set the title of view content

<?php

 Phalcon\Tag::setTitle('Welcome to my Page');

public static setTitleSeparator (unknown $separator)

Set the title separator of view content

<?php

 Phalcon\Tag::setTitleSeparator('-');

public static appendTitle (string $title)

Appends a text to current document title

public static prependTitle (string $title)

Prepends a text to current document title

public static string getTitle ([unknown $tags])

Gets the current document title

<?php

    echo Phalcon\Tag::getTitle();
<?php

    {{ get_title() }}

public static string getTitleSeparator ()

Gets the current document title separator

<?php

    echo Phalcon\Tag::getTitleSeparator();
<?php

    {{ get_title_separator() }}

public static string stylesheetLink ([array $parameters], [boolean $local], [array $args])

Builds a LINK[rel=”stylesheet”] tag

<?php

    echo Phalcon\Tag::stylesheetLink("http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Rosario", false);
    echo Phalcon\Tag::stylesheetLink("css/style.css");

Volt Syntax:

<?php

    {{ stylesheet_link("http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Rosario", false) }}
    {{ stylesheet_link("css/style.css") }}

public static string javascriptInclude ([array $parameters], [boolean $local], [array $args])

Builds a SCRIPT[type=”javascript”] tag

<?php

    echo Phalcon\Tag::javascriptInclude("http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.1/jquery.min.js", false);
    echo Phalcon\Tag::javascriptInclude("javascript/jquery.js");

Volt syntax:

<?php

 {{ javascript_include("http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.1/jquery.min.js", false) }}
 {{ javascript_include("javascript/jquery.js") }}

public static text friendlyTitle (string $text, [string $separator], [boolean $lowercase])

Converts texts into URL-friendly titles

<?php

 echo Phalcon\Tag::friendlyTitle('These are big important news', '-')

public static setDocType (string $doctype)

Set the document type of content

public static string getDocType ()

Get the document type declaration of content

public static string tagHtml (string $tagName, [array $parameters], [boolean $selfClose], [boolean $onlyStart], [boolean $useEol])

Builds a HTML tag

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::tagHtml($name, $parameters, $selfClose, $onlyStart, $eol);

public static string tagHtmlClose (string $tagName, [boolean $useEol])

Builds a HTML tag closing tag

<?php

echo Phalcon\Tag::tagHtmlClose('script', true)

public static mixed getDefault (string $name)

Return default value

public static mixed getDefaults ()

Return default values

public static Phalcon\Mvc\Model\Query setDefaultParams (unknown $params)

Set default parameters

public static array getDefaultParams ()

Returns default params

public static choice (unknown $expression, unknown $value1, [unknown $value2])

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public static color (unknown $parameters)

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public static text (unknown $parameters)

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public static number (unknown $parameters)

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public static range (unknown $parameters)

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public static email (unknown $parameters)

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public static date (unknown $parameters)

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public static dateTime (unknown $parameters)

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public static dateTimeLocal (unknown $parameters)

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public static month (unknown $parameters)

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public static time (unknown $parameters)

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public static week (unknown $parameters)

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public static password (unknown $parameters)

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public static hidden (unknown $parameters)

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public static search (unknown $parameters)

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public static tel (unknown $parameters)

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public static url (unknown $parameters)

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public static file (unknown $parameters)

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public static check (unknown $parameters)

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public static radio (unknown $parameters)

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public static image (unknown $parameters)

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public static submit (unknown $parameters)

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