z_widget is a super-lightweight Zendesk help button/contact form widget using PHP, Twitter Bootstrap, and jQuery. Just add your own API key and credentials to zendesk.php and you'll be up and running in no time.
I value page-load speed, so I built this widget into my own site. It adds 0 extra http requests and maybe 1 to 2 kb to the total page size. The normal Zendesk Widget is great, but it comes at the cost of 2+ MB of JS code, several HTTP requests, at least 2 to 3 seconds of extra total load time on each page load.
Disclaimer: This widget as no affiliation with Zendesk. The real Zendesk Widget supports much more functionality, like searching the help centre and allowing file uploads. Be smart and test this code thoroughly in your own development environment. Use it at your own risk as I take no responsibility for any issues encountered in any capacity. It works beautifully on my site :).
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