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jQuery – Submitting a form with AJAX

To submit a form with AJAX (without reloading the page), you can use the ajaxForm/ajaxSubmit functions from Ajax Form Plugin or the jQuery serialize function.

AjaxForm:


$("#theForm").ajaxForm({url: 'server.php', type: 'post'})

or alternatively:-


$("#theForm").ajaxSubmit({url: 'server.php', type: 'post'})

ajaxForm will send when the submit button is pressed. ajaxSubmit sends immediately.

Serialize Method:


$.get('server.php?' + $('#theForm').serialize())

$.post('server.php', $('#theForm').serialize())

You can read the AJAX serialization documentation is here.

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Posted by: Nathan da Silva

Nathan is the Founder of Silva Web Designs. He is passionate about web development, website design and basically anything digital related. His main expertise is with WordPress, Magento, Shopify as well of many other frameworks. Whether you need responsive design, SEO, speed optimisation or anything else in the world of digital then get in touch. If you would like to work with Nathan, simply drop him an email at [email protected]

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