HTTP & Web Sockets
HTTP and Web Sockets specifications, learning resources, and tools.
Hypertext Transfer Protocol is an application-layer protocol for transmitting hypermedia documents, such as HTML. It was designed for
communication between web browsers and web servers.
Cross-site HTTP requests are HTTP requests for resources from a different domain than the domain of the resource making the request
cross-site scripting limitations but is possible due to CORs).
- Web Sockets
A protocol that allows for a persistent TCP connection between server and client so they can exchange data at any time (e.g., The server
can reach out to the client to invoke a change v.s. the client only being able to request changes).
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HTTP Status Codes