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Web Development w/ Google’s Go (golang) Programming Language

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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:


networking architecture

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

streamlining your web development with the net/http package

the nuances of the net/http package

the handler interface


creating your own servemux

using the default servemux

http.Handle & http.Handler

http.Handlefunc, func(ResponseWriter, *Request), & http.HandlerFunc

http.ServeContent, http.ServeFile, & http.FileServer



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


how to purchase a domain

how to deploy an application to Google Cloud

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 MySQL on AWS

how to connect a MySQL workbench to AWS


understanding CRUD

how to use MongoDB & Go

MVC (Model View Controller) Design Pattern

understanding the MVC design pattern

using the MVC 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

Google Cloud

Google Cloud Storage

Google Cloud no-sql datastore

Google Cloud memcache

Google Cloud PAAS App Engine

Web Dev Toolkit



json.Marhsal & json.Unmarshal

json.Encode & json.Decode

Hash message authentication code (HMAC)

Base64 encoding

Web storage



JSON with Go using Tags

Building Applications

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.

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