Solved

Need direction

Posted on 2011-09-18
6
203 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I'm looking for some direction.

I'd like to make a quiz, that runs on my cold fusion server,  available to other web sites, probably via an iframe.

What approach should I take?

0
Comment
Question by:bigmikey88
6 Comments
 
LVL 40

Expert Comment

by:gurvinder372
Comment Utility
I guess this has less to do with coldfusion and more with the integration of two apps right?
0
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:sonawanekiran
Comment Utility
Better way to make a quiz with web service which will available to other various (other platforms)  independent application.
0
 
LVL 2

Assisted Solution

by:UnicornBoy
UnicornBoy earned 150 total points
Comment Utility
if you want to host a single quiz and make it available on other websites, first you should make a web form (html/coldfusion) that submits data on your or other database or other data storing solutions such as xml/text files. then make a sample static html page that has an iFrame that loads your quiz form file. then give other web sites the iframe code that they can put in their website. use your static sample page as a guide for them.
0
How your wiki can always stay up-to-date

Quip doubles as a “living” wiki and a project management tool that evolves with your organization. As you finish projects in Quip, the work remains, easily accessible to all team members, new and old.
- Increase transparency
- Onboard new hires faster
- Access from mobile/offline

 

Author Comment

by:bigmikey88
Comment Utility
I was assuming this would have to be some sort of web service, but maybe I'm making it to complicated.

Maybe it is nothing more than giving other web sites a sample HTML page with the iframe set up in it?

I've not used iframes before, so I will try that and see what the limitations are.
0
 
LVL 39

Accepted Solution

by:
gdemaria earned 350 total points
Comment Utility
If you make it a web service, the company you provide your quizes to will need to do some coding.  You probably don't want that.

If you make it an iFrame, then you just link the iFrame to your website and it works just as though it were running on your website (because it is).
0
 

Author Comment

by:bigmikey88
Comment Utility
Thx gdemaria,

That is the sort of clarification I was looking for.
0

Featured Post

Why You Should Analyze Threat Actor TTPs

After years of analyzing threat actor behavior, it’s become clear that at any given time there are specific tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs) that are particularly prevalent. By analyzing and understanding these TTPs, you can dramatically enhance your security program.

Join & Write a Comment

Article by: DanRollins
This article describes a JavaScript program that creates a maze made of hexagonal cells.  In Part 2 (http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Scripting/JavaScript/A_7850-Hex-Maze-Part-2.html), we'll extend the program by adding a depth-…
This article will give core knowledge of JavaScript and will head in to your first JavaScript program. I am Durvesh Naik and I am here to deal with this series of JavaScript. I will teach you JavaScript in part wise , as its quite boring to read big…
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery including how to code hide show and toggles. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery…

728 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

10 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now