Chapter 11. Using Form Controls
Understanding HTML Forms
In the early days of the Internet, communication was strictly one-way. You visited a Web site and the site pushed information down to your browser. A few years later, HTML forms were introduced and for the first time, Web designers had a means of collecting information from those visiting their Web sites. Nowadays, almost every Web site uses HTML forms in one way or another.
Unless precautions are taken, providing forms on a Web site can be a security ...