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Chapter 15. Adding HTML Forms > The Basics of HTML Forms

The Basics of HTML Forms

The idea behind an HTML form and its components is simple—they enable you to ask for and accept information or answers from your users with varying levels of guidance. Users can be asked to

  • Type answers, either in small boxes (such as for name or address) or in full sentences (such as for comments or complaints)

  • Choose answers from a list of possibilities you create, including via a menu or check box

  • Choose one answer from a number of options that you specify, using the radio buttons interface that you’ll commonly find in Windows and Macintosh dialog boxes


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