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In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create a live chat widget in Elementor using code, JavaScript, and PHP. Whether you’re a developer looking to enhance your web development skills or a newcomer to Elementor, you’ll learn valuable techniques to create a powerful live chat feature for your website. I’ll walk you through the entire process step-by-step, from setting up the code to integrating it with Elementor, so you can follow along with ease. You’ll gain a deeper understanding of how code works and how it can be used to create engaging features on your website. So, let’s get started and create a live chat widget that will impress your visitors!

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0:00Welcome & Live Chat Widget Example
2:00 Setting Up the Folder Structure
2:42 Designing the Database Schema
8:31 Creating the Live Chat Widget in Elementor
17:12 Building the Back-End Messages Page
25:57 Writing JavaScript: Sending Chat Messages (Part 1)
35:15 Understanding ‘user_id’ for Front-End
35:48 Accepting User Messages in the Live Chat Widget
36:10 Understanding ‘user_id’ for Back-End

40:00 Styling Your Live Chat Widget with CSS

41:41 Receiving Chat Messages on the Front-End

45:22 Creating the Update Messages AJAX Endpoint

46:28 Troubleshooting our JavaScript Code

46:58 Thanks for Watching & Don’t Forget to Subscribe!