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Communicating with PHP servers

In this chapter we're going to be talking about how you can use PHP, a server side language, to process and validate your forms. We start out by talking about how the process works between the client and the server. When a user fills out a form, the information in the form needs to be validated and processed. Although validation can happen while the user is filling out the form, a lot of browsers and browser plugins allow you to turn JavaScript off, so you can't solely depend on the browser, which is also called client side validation. A language like PHP has special methods and functions. That can better communicate with processes on your servers, like databases, mail applications, and more.

Because the script you used to validate are invisible to the user, server side validation is more secure. Once a user fills out a form, the action parameter tells the form to send the information to a script written in a language like PHP. The method parameter sends the data t...

Communicating with PHP servers
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Communicating with PHP servers provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Ray Villalobos as part of the Validating and Processing Forms with JavaScript and PHP

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