Browser Revisited

  • To load a page, your browser will request some HTML from a server
  • If the HTML tells the browser to load more CSS and JS, the browser loads that
  • Your browser makes an HTTP GET request for a specific URL
  • The server sends an HTTP response with HTML
  • With the Local Server extension, your computer runs a server on port 5500
  • Your browser can always talk to servers running on your machine
  • How does it talk to other machines?

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