I am new at using REST api and fairly new to sharepoint. I got assigned a project to design a home page, which I already did and my boss wants the authors to be able to edit some of the fields on the site.

I believe this was done in sharepoint 2010 via fields or something like that.
I have been reading and doing research and found this can be done with the REST api using an ajax call which I am including below:

<script type="text/javascript">//<![CDATA[
    var ajaxurl = $(this).data\

                url: ajaxurl,
                type: "GET",
                headers: {
                    "accept": "application/json;odata=verbose",
                 success: function(data){
                    var items = data.d.results;
                    for (i = 0; i < items.length; i++){

                    message += items[i].Date_x0020_of_x0020_Event + items[i].Column2 + ' <br />';                             


                error: function(error){



I am not too sure how to do this so if you guys can help me, it would be appreciated. Thanks

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