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    Use ExpressJS to Get URL and POST Parameters

    Often when we are building applications using ExpressJS, we will need to get information from our users. This can happen any number of ways but the two most popular are: These are information that are passed through t...
    By Chris On Code Node.js
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    Use ExpressJS to Deliver HTML Files

    In Node.js and ExpressJS applications, there used to be a very simple way to deliver an HTML file or any other sort of file: res.sendfile(). Delivering HTML files using Express helps make development quick and easy wh...
    By Chris On Code
  • Understanding Arrow Functions in JavaScript

    Arrow functions are a new way to write anonymous function expressions in JavaScript, and are similar to lambda functions in some other programming languages like Python. They differ from traditional functions in the w...
    By Tania Rascia JavaScript Development
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    Using Grep & Regular Expressions to Search for Text Patterns in Linux

    Grep is a tool used to search for specified patterns within text input using regular expressions. Regular expressions are a system for describing complex text patterns. Regular expressions are a powerful tool that c...
    By Justin Ellingwood, Brian Hogan Linux Basics Linux Commands
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    How To Configure Packet Filter (PF) on FreeBSD 12.1

    PF is a renown firewall application that is maintained upstream by the security-driven OpenBSD project. It is more accurately expressed as a packet filtering tool, hence the name, and it is known for its simple syntax...
    By Justin Noor FreeBSD Firewall Security
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    JSON Web Tokens (JWTs) in Express.js

    A practical implementation of a JSON Web Token authentication system using JavaScript and ExpressJS. Verification, login requests, saving cookies, and more.
    By Danny Denenberg
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    A Quick Guide to the String Match Method in JavaScript

    In as few words as possible, this post will teach you how the JavaScript match method works to retrieve regular expression match(es) from within a string.
    By Aaron Moreno JavaScript
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    How To Add Advanced Photo Uploads in Node and Express

    In this tutorial, we will see how to upload a photo to an Express app and manipulate it (resize, crop, greyscale, etc) before writing it to storage.
    By Glad Chinda Node.js Applications
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    How To Build a "Hello World" Application with Koa

    Koa is a new web framework created by the team behind Express. It aims to be a modern and more minimalist version of Express. Some of its characteristics are its support and reliance on new JavaScript features such as...
    By Olayinka Omole Node.js
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    How To Get Started with the MERN Stack

    The MERN stack consists of MongoDB, Express, React / Redux, and Node.js. The MERN stack is one of the most popular JavaScript stacks for building modern single-page web applications.
    By Ojini Chizoba Jude MongoDB JavaScript React Node.js
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    How To Replace All Instances of a String in JavaScript

    Replacing text in strings is a common task in JavaScript. In this article you'll look at using replace and regular expressions to replace text.
    By Chris On Code JavaScript
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    How To Set Up a GraphQL Server in Node.js with Apollo Server and Sequelize

    GraphQL is a specification and therefore language agnostic. When it comes GraphQL development with Node.js, there are various options available ranging from graphql-js, express-graphql, to apollo-server. In this tutor...
    By Chimezie Enyinnaya API Node.js
  • How To Use the Node.js REPL

    The Node.js Read-Eval-Print-Loop (REPL) is an interactive shell that processes Node.js expressions. The shell reads JavaScript code the user enters, evaluates the result of interpreting the line of code, prints the re...
    By Stack Abuse Node.js JavaScript Development
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    Getting Started with Compression in Node.js

    Get started with setting up compression in your Node.js and Express.js APIs.
    By Chris Chu
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    Understanding Express Template Engines

    A brief introduction into various template engines you can use in Node.js and Express. We'll go over Pug, EJS and Mustache.
    By Chris Chu
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    Serving Static Files in Express.js

    Learn about one of the easiest ways to serve files using the Express.js Node framework.
    By Cooper Makhijani
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    Creating Your Own Express.js Middleware

    Learn how to write and use your own custom Express.js middleware. It's easier than you think!
    By Keenan Jaenicke
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    Understanding the res Object in Express.js

    The res object in Express.js lets you send and control the HTTP response that you send back over the network. Let's explore how res works.
    By William Le
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    Understanding the req Object in Express.js

    Learn about one of the most ubiquitous variables in Express.js: req, the object that contains all the information you need about the incoming request.
    By William Le
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    How To Install and Use TensorFlow on Ubuntu 18.04

    TensorFlow is open-source machine learning software used to train neural networks.TensorFlow's neural networks are expressed in the form of stateful dataflow graphs. Each node in the graph...
    By Lisa Tagliaferri, Jeremy Morris Python Development Machine Learning Data Analysis Ubuntu 18.04