Event Loop, Async and Sync – Part 1

What is an event loop?

You’ve probably heard this term before, but maybe you didn’t fully understand the meaning and purpose behind it. As a new web developer, the almighty event loop will be your best friend at work for many years to come…unless you have a generous co-worker who brings in gourmet coffee every morning.

Bread and butter...just like event loops!

Event loops are really the bread and butter of your application. They tie everything together from the moment you receive a page request until the web server returns a response to the browser.

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