Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the difference between get and post method. Comparison and Differences.

Difference Between Get and Post Method

S.No. Get Method Post Method
1 Get method is designed for reading the info means it requests data from a specified resource. Post method is designed for posting the info means submits data to be processed to a specified resource.
2 Requests can be cached. Requests can never be cached.
3 It places the extra info in the URL which allows the page to bookmarked or email. Requests pass all data of directly over the socket connection as a part of HTTP request body and which cannot be bookmarked or emailed.
4 Requests remain in the browser history. Requests do not remain in the browser history.
5 Less secure because data sent is a part of the URL. Little safer and secure because the parameters are not stored in browser history or in web server logs.
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