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Client-side form validations help in giving immediate feedback to the user. It is also required to add server side form validation in your form processing script. The user can disable Javascript on their server or even auto-bots might try to submit your form as well.

The server side form validations help keeping the form submission data consistent. The validations also help in lesser server side errors. For example, if you have set length limit in the database for a text input, it is better to do the validation before it actually gets cut off by the database system or even getting an error thrown.
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This is a beginners tutorial on making web forms.

Let us first see the working of a web form.

A form has two parts: the client side and the server side.

The client side is coded using HTML, CSS and some Javascript.
The server side is usually coded using a scripting language available on the web server like PHP, ASP, Ruby or Perl.
the parts of a web form
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