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This eBook is my step-by-step guide designed to help you get started with this amazing $4 WiFi module called ESP8266.
If you’re new to the world of ESP8266, this eBook is perfect for you! If you already used the ESP8266 before, I’m sure you’ll also learn something new.
This eBook contains the information you need to get up to speed quickly and start your own venture with the ESP8266 applied to Home Automation!
Here are a few of the things that this eBook covers (keep reading this page for more details):
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I’m Rui Santos, founder of the Random Nerd Tutorials blog and author of BeagleBone For Dummies.
I’ve created dozens of free tutorials that I’ve posted on this blog. Feel free to read those tutorials right now and see if you like my hands-on approach to learn electronics! With detailed step-by-step instructions that anyone can follow.
Home Automation Using ESP8266 is my complete guide to build a Home Automation system with this $4 WiFi Module.
Your book had an answer that I haven't found elsewhere by searching, so for that many thanks.- Grahame S.
Rui, your ebook was exactly what I needed to get started with the ESP8266- Mike M.
- Parker Meneley
Thank you so much for the help! You da bomb! I love you projects and I am looking forward to doing more of them.
Hello Rui, I am so pleased to tell you that I tried your new code in the Arduino distance project and it works great. It does everything that I wanted and I really appreciate all your help. I plan to go through it and try to understand the code.If there is anything I can do to help you out, just drop me an email. Thanks Again!
I believe this eBook is perfect for anyone that loves electronics, open-source hardware, home automation and the ESP8266 WiFi module. This eBook is perfect if for:
A colorful PDF 102 pages long with step-by-step instructions, all the source code, detailed schematics and screenshots that are easy to follow. This eBook has 8 Units. Let’s take a closer look what each Unit contains.
This first Unit is an introduction to the ESP8266 WiFi module. It gives you an overview of what you can do with your ESP8266, then a brief summary of its technical specifications, where you can buy one and how to make your ESP8266 breadboard friendly.
This second Unit is an introduction to firmware NodeMCU. You'll explore how to establish a serial communication with your ESP8266 using an FTDI Programmer or an Arduino. It also shows what NodeMCU can do, where to download it and how to flash the latest version into your ESP8266.
This third Unit is where you build your first real project. You'll install ESPlorer IDE (which is an open-source IDE for your ESP). Next you create a simple Lua script to blink an LED (I'll explain exactly how the code works) and then you upload it using ESPlorer IDE. After designing a similar circuit to the one shown below your LED should be blinking.
Unit 4 covers all the basics of the Lua Programming Language. In this eBook we're using NodeMCU firmware which is a Lua based firmware for the ESP8266, so it's important to learn the basics of Lua before trying more complex projects. I'll walk you through: variables, comments, data types, operators, loops, if statements and functions.
In this fifth Unit you'll learn how to interact with the ESP8266 GPIOs using the NodeMCU Firmware. I'll cover the different pin modes, how to assign pins, controlling outputs, reading inputs and creating interrupts.
Unit 6 is an introduction to web servers built exclusively with an ESP8266. You'll write your Lua script (and learn how it works), upload that script to your ESP8266 and then design your circuit.
Next, you have to find your ESP8266 IP address in order to control your ESP8266 GPIOs from any any device that has a browser in your network (smartphone, tablet or laptop) . And how to expand this concept to control real house appliances with your ESP8266.
Here's how it looks like:
Unit 7 is an introduction to web pages that display data. You'll write your Lua script (and learn how it works), upload that script to your ESP8266 and then design your circuit.
Next, you have to find your ESP8266 IP address in order to access your web server with any device that has a browser in your network (smartphone, tablet or laptop).
Here's how this project looks:
Unit 8 shows how to send an email with your ESP8266. With this concept you can create your email notifier that is triggered when a condition is met. In this project we're going to use a PIR Motion Sensor that can act as a surveillance system that notifies if someone enters your room.
Here's the result:
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How much is Home Automation Using ESP8266? You could try to figure it out on your own and spend a ton of time searching for information to use this module. With my experience I can guide you show you the right tools and help you avoid mistakes that will save you a ton of time.
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A.As soon as you purchase, you will get immediate an email with a download link for this eBook and access to our private Facebook group.
A.Yes, the firmware for this module keeps improving, so everyone who purchases gets free updates.
A.Well, if you don’t like it, I don’t want your money. Seriously, that’s why I offer a 60 days money back guarantee. Email me here and I will promptly refund all your money. No questions, no hassles – it’s that simple!
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Thanks Rui.. And thanks for the great tutorials.
- Rishav Kumar
Good work!!….I have tested …itz working fine!!
- Yash Garg
You are a true example of how a user of any open-source device/software should be. Thank you for helping me out with my first real project! I'm sure I'll keep following your website for your helpful tutorials.
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