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Discussion on: How to use the dev.to API!

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Matvey Romanov

Is it possible to get only 2 latest posts?

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𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐞 𝐝𝐞 𝐖𝐞𝐞𝐫𝐝 Author • Edited

Absolutely!

Arrays start from 0, meaning if you want the latest 2, you want to stop when the array key (the index of the array item) reaches 1. So you have 0, and 1. The API automatically orders by newest first, so we just need to tell it when to stop!

In the code above, simply change if ($key == 2){ break; } to if ($key == 1){ break; }

Hope that helps :) but let me know if you have anymore questions, or it doesn't make sense.