The keepFirstImgs() function presented in this page can be used in PHP to keep the first Nr IMG tags into a string, and Strip all the other <img>s.
- The function receives the number of the first <img> tags to keep ($nrimg), and the string with the HTML text ($str); returns the string with the other IMG tags removed.
// Function to keep first $nrimg IMG tags in $str, and strip all the other <img>s
// From: http://coursesweb.net/php-mysql/
function keepFirstImgs($nrimg, $str) {
  // gets an array with al <img> tags from $str
  if(preg_match_all('/(\<img[^\>]+\>)/i', $str, $mt)) {
    // gets array with the <img>s that must be stripped ($nrimg+), and removes them
    $remove_img = array_slice($mt[1], $nrimg);
    $str = str_ireplace($remove_img, '', $str);
  }
  return $str;
}
- Example:
<?php
// Function to keep first $nrimg IMG tags in $str, and strip all the other <img>s
// From: http://coursesweb.net/php-mysql/
function keepFirstImgs($nrimg, $str) {
  // gets an array with al <img> tags from $str
  if(preg_match_all('/(\<img[^\>]+\>)/i', $str, $mt)) {
    // gets array with the <img>s that must be stripped ($nrimg+), and removes them
    $remove_img = array_slice($mt[1], $nrimg);
    $str = str_ireplace($remove_img, '', $str);
  }
  return $str;
}

// Test, keeps the first two IMG tags in $str
$str = 'First img: <img src="img1.jpg" alt="img 1" width="30" />,
 second image: <img src="img_2.jpg" alt="img 2" width="30">,
 another Img tag <img src="img3.jpg" alt="img 3" width="30" />,
 and another image <img src="img_5.jpg" alt="imgage 5" width="30" /> ... etc.';
$str = keepFirstImgs(2, $str);
echo $str;
/* Output:
 First img: <img src="img1.jpg" alt="img 1" width="30" />,
 second image: <img src="img_2.jpg" alt="img 2" width="30">,
 another Img tag , and another image  ... etc.
*/
?>

Daily Test with Code Example

HTML
CSS
JavaScript
PHP-MySQL
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<dt> <dd> <li>
<ul>
 <li>http://coursesweb.net/html/</li>
 <li>http://coursesweb.net/css/</li>
</ul>
Which value of the "display" property creates a block box for the content and ads a bullet marker?
block list-item inline-block
.some_class {
  display: list-item;
}
Which instruction converts a JavaScript object into a JSON string.
JSON.parse() JSON.stringify eval()
var obj = {
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};
var jsonstr = JSON.stringify(obj);
alert(jsonstr);    // {"courses":["php","javascript","ajax"]}
Indicate the PHP class used to work with HTML and XML content in PHP.
stdClass PDO DOMDocument
$strhtml = '<body><div id="dv1">CoursesWeb.net</div></body>';
$dochtml = new DOMDocument();
$dochtml->loadHTML($strhtml);
$elm = $dochtml->getElementById("dv1");
echo $elm->nodeValue;    // CoursesWeb.net
Keep the first Nr IMG tags, Strip all the others

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