One of the attributes I somehow missed with the HTML5 revolution was the
ping attribute; Other attributes were more popular,
download being one of them. Hell, I just stumbled upon the
ping attribute while reading an old forum post. The
ping attribute of an
a element represents a list of URLs to POST to when the link is clicked.
A sample usage of the
ping attribute would look as follows:
<a href="/checkout" ping="/tracking/going-to-cart">Checkout</a>
I tried writing the POST data to file but the PHP
Have you used the
ping attribute before? If so please let me know what you used it for!
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