What is JWT? (Recap)

As per openid

JSON Web Token (JWT) is a means of representing claims to be transferred between two parties. The claims in a JWT are encoded as a JSON object that is digitally signed using JSON Web Signature (JWS) and/or encrypted using JSON Web Encryption (JWE).

In simple terms, it is just another way of encoding JSON object and use that encoded object as access tokens for authentication from the server.

This is the second part of the series of two shorts post regarding the practical application of JWT.

  1. JWT for downloading the files at the client.
  2. JWT for the…


What is JWT ?

As per openid

JSON Web Token (JWT) is a means of representing claims to be transferred between two parties. The claims in a JWT are encoded as a JSON object that is digitally signed using JSON Web Signature (JWS) and/or encrypted using JSON Web Encryption (JWE).

In simple terms, it is just an another way of encoding JSON object and use that encoded object as an access tokens for authentication from the server.

This is the first part of the series of two short post regarding the practical application of JWT.

  1. JWT for downloading the files at client.
  2. JWT for…


I have built two successful chrome extensions so far and I thought it would be great to share my experience and knowledge with everyone. It will be going to help all of us to learn together. I will call you buddy through out this blog post and I 😎 hope you don’t mind 😉 and even if you do I just don’t care 😜

In vain have you acquired knowledge if you have not imparted it to others. -Deuteronomy Rabbah

Here are my two super awesome extensions:

  1. JSconsole: To load external JS libraries within your ❤️ developer console. …


I always wanted to learn the Sketch, Photoshop etc tools to express my creative side to the world but there is some resistance in the mind. Resistance is mostly the motivation and the purpose of learning X tools. Why should I start following any tutorial video or any basic learning course of the tools?. Even if I will start by pushing my will a bit further and learn the basic functionality of the tool, What’s next ?. …


Let’s compress together and learn how Brotli can help us to increase the performance of our websites. I have implemented it in one of my work projects. So, I just thought to share my experience with everyone.

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Express the ❤️ in the form of Brolti with the help of Webpack to save some customer ⏰ and 💵

Basic definitions 📖

  1. Express: Fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for Node.js.
  2. Brotli: It is an open source data compression library developed by Jyrki Alakuijala and Zoltán Szabadka. It is based on a modern variant of the LZ77 algorithm, Huffman coding and 2nd order context modeling.
  3. Webpack: It is a module bundler. It takes modules with dependencies and generates static assets representing those modules.

Let’s begin with the real shit 💩 !!!

There were two…


I used to live at http://rachitgulati.com but now my home got some cool accessories (HTTPS). So you need to follow some protocols in order to get the access of my creative stuff. I will be available at https://www.rachitgulati.com 24X7.

Change means that what was before wasn’t perfect. People want things to be better. -Esther Dyson

Recently, I have migrated my website from GitHub free hosting to Netlify (this is free as well 😇). Github doesn’t provide the free https certificate for the custom domains hosted on their CDN. …

Rachit Gulati

Understanding how the computer works. Love humans. Experimenting Frontend. Trekker. Curious Guy. Noob Blogger.

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