Developed Using Socket.io & Node.js

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There are a few ways of building a tool for real-time communication. Two of the most popular approaches presuppose the use of HTTP Long Polling or WebSockets. In the article below, you’ll find a brief comparison of both solutions. I decided to focus on the latter solution a little bit more. That’s why in the article, you’ll find a straightforward Socket.io tutorial for building a real-time chat.

What are WebSockets?

WebSockets API is a technology providing a bidirectional communication channel between a client and a server. …

Some Node.js project ideas for you to consider in 2020

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JavaScript is the most popular programming language in the world and Node.js is the go-to technology for bringing JavaScript to the backend of web applications. Each year, Node continues to break new grounds in terms of both popularity and features.

As Node.js becomes increasingly popular, Node.js Developers get to work with more and more challenging Node.js applications. Node.js apps vary in scale, business objectives, markets targeted and all sorts of technological nuances. …

React developers are the future Tech Heroes

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React has been one of the most in-demand front-end frameworks and the backbone of many innovative projects for years. A lot of companies are interested in taking advantage of it to build interactive and high-performance apps. However, before they can compete on the market with their apps, they first need to compete for the attention of skilled React developers! In this article, I’m going to share my experience on how to attract, find, and verify React devs.

I’m sharing some of it so you can grow such teams on your own much like top companies do and save yourself a lot of trial and error. …


Bilal Rifas

Software Engineer | UI UX Designer | Tech Writer & better human | LinkedIn : https://www.linkedin.com/in/bilal-rifas/

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