Simon Willison explains how to dynamically update a document’s content by using XMLHttpRequest and innerHTML in the article Quick tip: XMLHttpRequest and innerHTML.

Posted on August 11, 2004 in JavaScript, Quicklinks


  1. Nice quick and dirty example. I can remember the days (4.0 browsers) of using 0px iframes to load js data to a page. almost like a hidden round-trip. ah, things were so much simpler back then…

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