Post Request

Some articles on post, request, post request, requests:

... In computing, POST is one of many request methods supported by the HTTP protocol used by the World Wide Web ... The POST request method is designed to request that a web server accept the data enclosed in the request message's body for storage ... In contrast, the HTTP GET request method is designed to retrieve information from the server ...
HTTP - Request Methods - Idempotent Methods and Web Applications
... PUT and DELETE are defined to be idempotent, meaning that multiple identical requests should have the same effect as a single request (Note that idempotence refers ... it returns may be different on subsequent requests, the system state will be the same every time) ... In contrast, the POST method is not necessarily idempotent, and therefore sending an identical POST request multiple times may further affect state or ...

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