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POST to using ESP8266 and Lua
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July 31, 2018
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I am trying to send data to

When I type the following on the browser address bar, my channel in the thingsspeak gets updated

I am trying to send the same address using ESP8266 using POST methid.

I have code to connect to WiFi network. I need POST method command. Can anyone help?

August 9, 2018
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The easiest way is to use the thingSpeak communication library. Here is a good example.

This one shows you how to build the POST manually. its harder, buy may offer more flexibility in some cases.

Here is the reference page for the write data method, which works with GET and POST.

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