PHP YouTube AutoComplete Scraper

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Project Description

Your goal is to write one PHP function.


$InputKeyword (The seed keyword to enter into YouTube's search box)


1) Go to [url removed, login to view]

2) Enter the input keyword in the search box

3) Scrape the autocomplete results and store in an array

4) Enter the input keyword followed by a [space] and the letter a

5) Scrape the autocomplete results and store in an array

6) Repeat steps 4 and 5 for the remaining letters (b-z) and numbers (0-9)

7) Return an array with a list of keywords.

The best function will have the following qualities:

1) Well documented with in line commenting explaining what is happening. (So I can understand the code :P)

2) Completes the given task with minimal RAM and CPU consumption. (Doesn't crash my server)

3) Bug-free. I will hit the function with as much bad data as I can to try and break it.

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