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Basic question on how to redirect users to third party payment sites

My sincere apologies, if this question is too vague but I am really curious in understanding how payment redirection works in web development without exposing data in url parameters. In detail with ...
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What are the benefits of using meta tag/JavaScript redirection over HTTP header redirection?

Upon inspecting Twitter's URL shortening service http://t.co, I noticed that, instead of redirecting to the goal URL using a Location HTTP header and a 3xx HTTP status code, it redirects using the ...
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AJAX request vs redirection during long API calls

Let's consider this scenario, I have a form, I need to post this to the backend and use data from this form to perform multiple webservice API calls. These API calls could be payment processing calls ...
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Website redirect in cache to old website

So I've developed a website for a client, however he used to use this url with a re-direct to 'another' site of his. I had the re-direct cancelled, but whoever visited their old website before, still ...
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Redirection methods for webpages

(This is question involving user experience, but I am primarily interested in the best practice technical solution to this common problem.) There are several places in my website where users are ...
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Preventing Web Site Users From Using Their Back Button To Get To Cached Screens After Logging Out?

I have a legacy Java webapp ( Spring 3.1 MVC, legacy servlest and JSPs ) I have modified to log the user out after s/he clicks an external link to leave the web site. The last screen(s) s/he was on ...
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Creating a site just for URL redirecting (.NET MVC) due to changing domains and URLs

I'd just like to hear about any experience creating a (simple) site for redirecting requests. Basically we have multiple domains, but as we add more domains and change URLs, there is a huge problem ...