WebSocket Fundamentals with Socket.io
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WebSocket Fundamentals with Socket.io

Understand & Implement WebSockets for production ready applications

4.8
(26 ratings)
174 enrolled
Course Instructor: Mehul MohanLast updated 02/2024

Course Outcomes

  • Understand Network Protocols
  • Understand how WebSockets work
  • Understand Statefulness & Stickyness
  • Using "ws" library to setup simple web sockets
  • Using "socket.io" library
  • Understanding rooms architecture
  • Implementing Slack App using WebSockets

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Description

In the world of interactive, engaging, and real-time applications, WebSockets play a crucial role. The secret sauce behind real-time chat applications, live sports updates, or online multiplayer games is this innovative technology – WebSockets.

WebSockets enable a persistent, two-way communication channel between a client and a server. Not confined by the traditional request-response cycle, WebSockets allow the server to send data to the client without user-prompted requests, unlike HTTP.

This course unravels the concepts of network protocols, progressing to a hands-on implementation of a Slack App using WebSockets. Through the use of 'ws' and 'socket.io' libraries, you'll explore the fascinating world of rooms architecture. The course's strength lies in its practical approach, offering a rich, engaging learning experience that lasts.

By course end, you'll not only comprehend how WebSockets work but also be adept at applying them in real-world applications. The skills you gain will open doors to creating chat applications, pushing real-time updates, and more, making your web development ventures exciting and interactive.

Course Structure

29 lectures3h 45m total duration

  Introduction 
1min
  Introduction to HTTP 
8min
  Introduction to TCP (Transmission Control Protocol) 
10min
  How WebSockets Work? 
7min
  Polling & Long Polling 
10min

Course Requirements

  • Basics of React
  • Basic Understanding of Network Requests

Student feedback

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Dec 24, 2023
Its so Good
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Dec 11, 2023
Excellent teaching. Perfectly balancing theory and practicals.
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Jan 10, 2024
Great course! Very simple explainations

Course Instructor

Mehul Mohan
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