The Go programming language was created by Google to do what Google does: performant web applications at scale.
Open-sourced in 2009 and reaching version one in 2012, the Go programming language is the best choice for web development programming today.
Ruby on Rails, Python, Django, Node.js, PHP, and ASP all fall short.
Go is the most powerful, performant, and scalable programming language today for creating web applications, web API’s, microservices, and other distributed services.
In this course, you will gain a solid foundation in web development. You will learn all of the following and more:
the client / server architecture
the request / response pattern
the RFC standards defined by the IETF
the format of requests from clients and responses from servers
the role that templates play in server-side programming
how to work with templates from Go’s standard library
modifying data structures to work well with templates
the relationship between TCP and HTTP
how to build a TCP server which responds to HTTP requests
how to create a TCP server which acts as an in-memory database
how to create a restful TCP server that handles various routes and methods
the difference between a web server, a servemux, a multiplexer, and a mux
how to use a third-party server such as julien schmidt’s router
the importance of HTTP methods and status codes
The net/http package
State & Sessions
how to create state: UUID’s, cookies, values in URL’s, security
how to create sessions: login, permissions, logout
how to expire a session
Amazon Web Services
how to use Amazon Web Services (AWS)
how to create a virtual linux machine on AWS EC2 (Elastic Cloud Compute)
how to use secure shell (SSH) to manage a virtual machine
how to use secure copy (SCP) to transfer files to a virtual machine
what load balancers are and how to use them on AWS
how to use MongoDB & Go
MVC (Model View Controller) Design Pattern
virtual machines vs containers
understanding the benefits of using Docker
Docker images, Docker containers, and Docker registries
implementing Docker and Go
deploying Docker and Go
Web Dev Toolkit
json.Marhsal & json.Unmarshal
json.Encode & json.Decode
Hash message authentication code (HMAC)
TLS & HTTPS
JSON with Go using Tags
a photo blog
a twitter clone
By the end of this course, you will have mastered the fundamentals of web development.
My name is Todd McLeod. I am tenured faculty in Computer Information Technology at Fresno City College and adjunct faculty in Computer Science at California State University Fresno. I have taught enough students over 17 years to know that by the end of this course, you will be an outstanding web developer.
You will have the best skills available today.
You will know the best way to do web development today.
You will have the hottest, most demanded, and highest paid skills in the marketplace.
Join me in this outstanding course. Come learn best practices for web development. Sign up for this course now and open doors to a great future.