Using jQuery to Handle AJAX
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Performing server side programming for AJAX projects
Most AJAX scenarios don’t deal with files on the server. In most cases, the server is asked to perform some type of data search or data manipulation and then return the results for display on the page. Keeping requests small and data transfers short helps improve overall efficiency so that everyone gets better results. AJAX helps make the entire process faster and easier. However, AJAX represents only part of the process. The server ...