Here is a basic ColdFusion file...
Figure 1. Form.html
<form method = "post" action = "name.cfm">
<input type = "text" size = "20" name = "mynamehere">
<input type = "submit" value = "Submit">
Figure 2. Name.cfm
Hello, #mynamehere#, Welcome to my website!
Let us examine this file. Name.cfm is a file that has a ColdFusion extension. <CFOUTPUT> tag tells CF interpreter that you are going to display a variable. Variables in CF file are enclosed with #.
This file will display the name you've entered in the form in the "mynamehere" text field.
ENJOY ColdFusion Programming !!!
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