The following article contains a list of old and well-forgotten articles on how to work with tables and forms in HTML 4.01. These articles will be useful for beginners who just started learning HTML and have no clue how it works.
HTML forms are simple controls which are used to collect information from website visitors.
One of the strangest features of HTML forms is the use of an element with the vague designation input, it creates variety of control elements, starting from check boxes to text fields and buttons.
Form fields are designed to collect information from visitors of a certain page. But despite the best efforts and explanations, getting the correct information from an average user can be difficult.
The upload field creates an input element to enter file name then the file is sent to the server.
Hidden field is not displayed on the page and its content is hidden from the user. Visitor of the site can not insert or input anything into it.
Image button is similar in action to that of submit button, but it looks like an image. This expands designer's abilities to improve the form.
Radio buttons are used if it is necessary to choose a single item from the list.
Drop-down list is sometimes called pop-up menu, one of the flexible and convenient form elements.