Less of something does not always mean more, but in the case of HTTP requests, less does equal more. HTTP requests are requests for action made to a specific resource. HTTP requests act as the go-between between the client/browser and server. The client makes a request, and the server accepts and responds accordingly. Some responses, like the 404 Not Found error status message, can be seen by users, but most responses are hidden from users behind the scenes. We have briefly touched on some of the types of HTTP requests in previous sections, like GET and POST, but other types of HTTP requests include PUT, DELETE, HEAD, PATCH, TRACE, and CONNECT.
Make Fewer HTTP Requests
What are HTTP Requests?
How to Make Fewer HTTP Requests
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