Enjoy an ad free experience by logging in. Not a member yet? Register.
Results 1 to 2 of 2
07-14-2012, 07:26 PM #1
- Join Date
- Jul 2012
- Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Creating special access codes to watch a movie
I wanted to know if a concept like this below was possible:
We are a non-profit who will have selling a movie we made online shortly.
We would like to make a donation page where if a person donates $100, they will be given five special access codes that can then be sent to their friends e-mails. Their friends will then input the special access code on a website in order to watch the streaming movie. The special access code will be active for 45 days.
Does anyone have any examples of other companies doing this or any directions on if this is even possible/first steps to take?
07-14-2012, 07:30 PM #2
- Join Date
- Jun 2002
- London, England
- Thanked 2,530 Times in 2,508 Posts
For security that will require server-side scripting as otherwise anyone can read the magic codes simply with View Source. And what if the friends pass on the code to their friends, who pass it on to .............
All advice is supplied packaged by intellectual weight, and not by volume. Contents may settle slightly in transit.
All the code given in this post has been tested and is intended to address the question asked.
Unless stated otherwise it is not just a demonstration.