Display time since last visit in PHP
This short snippet produces a “Twitter style” time difference, the idea is that it will round to the nearest time unit, and display only the integers on that unit. For example
1 minute ago,
2 weeks ago,
1 year ago…
You can specify the word you want to appear instead of ago by setting the
$ago argument to something else as well.
I moved this code to a Github Gist, available here: