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I have an admin page in my plugin that contains a form which is to submit to a custom table created during plugin activation. Here is how I went about it:

The following php and html codes are placed on that plugin page.

<?php
//php code to receive form data and submit to table goes here
?>

<form method="post" action="">
.....
</form>

It works, but what is a better method of doing this, especially with Ajax.

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[UPDATE] You should have the page divided in two section- 1. One dealing with AJAX request and Post Method 2. Displaying form data

Here is outline

<?php


if (strtolower($_SERVER['HTTP_X_REQUESTED_WITH']) == 'xmlhttprequest'  or $_SERVER['REQUEST_METHOD'] == 'POST'){
// Process AJAX Request or POST Method
}
if (strtolower($_SERVER['HTTP_X_REQUESTED_WITH']) != 'xmlhttprequest'){
// HTML Code here which will not be returned to AJAX Call
}
?>

As html code will be returned with ajax response that will cause trouble if not filtered.

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