Json_encode() Function | Convert PHP Array To JSON

In this tutorial i will discuss about php json_encode() inbuilt method. json_encode — Returns the JSON representation of a value. In php json_encode() function is an inbuilt function in PHP which is used to convert PHP array or object into JSON representation.

Syntax :

string json_encode( $value, $option, $depth )



  • $value: It is a mandatory parameter which defines the value to be encoded.
  • $option: It is optional parameter which defines the Bitmask consisting of JSON_FORCE_OBJECTJSON_HEX_QUOTJSON_HEX_TAG, etc. The behaviour of these constants is described on the JSON constants page
  • $depth: It is optional parameter which sets the maximum depth. Its value must be greater than zero.


// Declare an array  
$value = array( 
// Use json_encode() function 
$json = json_encode($value); 
// Display the output 





Reference: https://www.php.net/manual/en/function.json-encode.php

Hope it can help you.


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