Not sure if that means anything to you. Have you ever been to a web site, clicked something, and lo and behold the something magically changed right before your eyes? That magic is AJAX (or Flash depending on the site).
I won’t get into the technicalities in this post, but rather point you in the direction of some resources I found useful.
It’s fairly straight forward to implement. The Scriptaculous site has a bunch of docs and demos on their site, but I’m a really big fan of video tutorials. If you’re looking for an easy introduction to AJAX, check out this link.
After watching the video, I found it pretty straight forward to integrate AJAX into my blog