Submodule 8.1: The HTML of forms

  • role and creation of a form
  • elements
  • attributes
  • accessibility

Form functionality

When you submit a form the information you have added passes from the browser to the server.
Forms are the "front-end" for the HTTP Client to send information back to the HTTP Server.

Form functionality

  1. The user fills in a form and submits it
  2. The browser sends the form data to the server
  3. The server receives the data, processes it, and sends a response
  4. The browser displays the response