News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

PHPBuilder.com:
AJAX and PHP Part 3 - Post vs. Get Requests
August 01, 2007 @ 09:27:00

PHPBuilder.com has posted part three of their series looking at building a simple site using PHP and Ajax - this time with a focus on using the POST method instead of GET to push the data back and forth from client to server.

The advantage of this is primarily security, however you often can send larger amounts of data with the POST method as well (but that is dependent on your server configuration rather it be Apache/PHP, Microsoft/IIS, or Java/J2EE, etc). The primary advantage of POST is again, the security of the communication, because often log files on the web server will log the AJAX GET request data because that data is part of a URL in the request. This does not occur with the AJAX POST request.

They start with a simple example of the POST request type, pulling data from a form (address/city/state/etc) and pushing it to the backend script. They follow this by picking it apart, explaining each of the sections of code for a better understanding.

1 comment voice your opinion now!
ajax tutorial post get request address ajax tutorial post get request address


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Ibuildings techPortal: Doing the Heavy Lifting: Gearman and Magento

CodeIgniter Blog: New Site Enhancements

PHPMaster.com: Using Phing

Community News: Symfony Framework Makes Some Updates (v.0.6.2 and Content)

Master Zend Framework: Configuring the ServiceManager with Abstract Factories


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


introduction threedevsandamaybe laravel series library project list language api bugfix podcast framework code community configure developer release interview application wordpress

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework