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Your Career in Web Development Starts Here | The Odin Project
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course  development  education  learning  programming  web  webdev 
may 2019 by whip_lash
On Designing and Deploying Internet-Scale Services
Services that are operations-friendly require little human intervention, and both detect and recover from all but the most obscure failures without administrative intervention. This paper summarizes the best practices accumulated over many years in scaling some of the largest services at MSN and Windows Live.
architecture  design  webdev 
february 2019 by whip_lash
If you can write a program that can be launched from
the command line, you can build a WebSocket server.

Read inbound messages from STDIN.
Write outbound messages to STDOUT.

Read HTTP and connection details from environment vars.
Use line breaks as message delimiters.
unix  websockets  webdev  programming 
january 2019 by whip_lash
learn-json-web-tokens/ at master · dwyl/learn-json-web-tokens · GitHub
JSON Web Tokens (JWTs) make it easy to send read-only signed "claims" between services (both internal and external to your app/site). Claims are any bits of data that you want someone else to be able to read and/or verify but not alter.
authentication  security  webdev  webapp  jwt  json 
january 2019 by whip_lash
Robust Client-Side JavaScript – A Developer’s Guide · molily
There are thousands of ways HTML, CSS and JavaScript might fail, and it happens every day, on almost every website. But when HTML or CSS fail, the impact is rather limited. A web page may still be usable in spite of several HTML and CSS errors. In contrast, a single JavaScript error may render the whole website unusable. Sometimes there are ways to recover, but the user might not be aware of them.

In this guide, we will investigate why JavaScript might fail and how to prevent or handle these errors in a graceful way that ensures a working website.
javascript  web  webdev 
january 2018 by whip_lash
Tutorial: Implementing a DDoS-resistant Website Using AWS Services - AWS WAF and AWS Shield Advanced
This tutorial shows you how to use several AWS services together to build a resilient, highly secure website.
aws  webapp  webdesign  webdev  website 
november 2017 by whip_lash
This is a super simple service for generating different HTTP codes.

It's useful for testing how your own scripts deal with varying responses.

Just add the status code you want to the URL, like this:
http  testing  tools  webdev 
august 2017 by whip_lash

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