Lecture 5: Forms. How to Create Your Own Website. Today’s Lecture:. Allowing users to submit information. Forms. HTTP: GET vs. POST. Form processing: invoking server-side scripts. Dilemma. We’ve learned how to present a wide variety of content to users.
We know how to design most of this page, but not the textbox or buttons.
(And where do they go once they’re submitted anyway?)
POST /cgi-bin/script.cgi HTTP/1.0