AJAX stands for Asynchronous JavaScript and XML and is a cornerstone technology behind many of the dynamic and fast-loading websites we use daily. 

AJAX uses a development technique for creating interactive web applications, allowing web pages to communicate with servers and update content asynchronously without reloading the page. It does this by enabling web applications to send and retrieve data from a server asynchronously, using JavaScript. By doing so, only parts of a web page need to be updated, not the whole page. This results in a smoother, faster user experience as the page doesn’t have to be reloaded for every action.

Benefits of using AJAX in Website Design

AJAX can significantly enhance the user experience by making websites more responsive and interactive. Forms can submit data in the background, search results can update as you type, and content can refresh seamlessly, keeping users engaged without the frustration of waiting for page reloads. All of this helps to improve the user experience and keep web visitors engaged.