Suppose you are managing blog website and your user-base location are different instead of specific region. In the blog, you are displaying post creation date and times, so it is become important that you display different time according to user's location time instead of your server's time. In this article we will display time according to user timezone instead of server time. For displaying time, we will use Moment.js library. You can also use 3rd party API services, like GeoIP to get user's timezone from their IP addresses.
To use moment.js, first include bellow moment.js CDN file.
<script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/moment.js/2.24.0/moment.js"></script> <script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/moment-timezone/0.5.27/moment-timezone-with-data-2012-2022.min.js"></script>
And this is the element you want to display time in the blog post.
<div class="post"> <span id="post-time"></span> </div>
<span id="post-time"> will change server time to user's local time. You can add
format() method to change format of the time you want to display. I Hope you like this article. In upcoming article, we will discuss usage of Moment.js.
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