How the Internet Works

Connor Doherty
Apr 22, 2017 · 3 min read

The Network

Your computer connects to the network

Your requests get routed to the right machine

Sending & Receiving

Your computer uses HTTP protocol to send and get info from a server machine

Uses HTTPS for secure connections

Server Processing of the Request

Rendering the Information

Parsing HTML & CSS

Parsing JavaScript


Connor Doherty

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Excited about how new tech is changing behaviors. PM/Tech Lead at Google Ventures & USV backed startup @yieldmo

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