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    How To Install Node.js on CentOS 8

    In this guide, we will show you three different ways of getting Node.js installed on a CentOS 8 server: using dnf to install the nodejs package from CentOS's default AppStream repository; installing nvm, the Node Vers...
    By Brian Boucheron Node.js JavaScript CentOS CentOS 8
  • How To Test a Node.js Module with Mocha and Assert

    Testing is an integral part of software development. With the right test setup, this process can be automated, saving a lot of time. In this article, you'll write tests for a Node.js TODO list module. You will set up ...
    By Stack Abuse Node.js Development JavaScript
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    How To Automate Your Node.js Production Deployments with Shipit on CentOS 7

    Shipit is a universal automation and deployment tool for Node.js developers. It features a task flow based on the popular Orchestrator package, login and interactive SSH commands through OpenSSH, and an extensible API...
    By Haiden Taylor Node.js Automated Setups CentOS Git JavaScript
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    How To Build a Node.js Application with Docker [Quickstart]

    Interested in Node.js but not sure where to start with Docker? This tutorial will walk you through the first step: building an image for a Node.js application and creating a container from it. We will also walk you th...
    By Kathleen Juell Node.js Docker Applications Quickstart
  • How To Write Asynchronous Code in Node.js

    With asynchronous programming, JavaScript and Node.js developers can execute other code while waiting for activities like network requests to finish. This can make writing API calls much more efficient. In this tutori...
    By Stack Abuse Node.js JavaScript Development
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    How To Build a Health Tracking App with React, GraphQL, and Okta

    In this tutorial, you will build a health tracking app using GraphQL API with Vesper framework, TypeORM, and MySQL as a database. These are Node frameworks, and you’ll use TypeScript for the language. For the client, ...
    By Matt Raible JavaScript React
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    How To Build a Real-time Search Engine With Node, Vue, and ElasticSearch

    Elasticsearch is a distributed, RESTful search and analytics engine capable of solving a growing number of use cases. In this tutorial, you will build a real-time search engine using Node.js, Elasticsearch, and Vue.js.
    By Ogundipe Samuel Ayo Node.js Vue.js Elasticsearch
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    How To Create and Run Scheduled Jobs with Node.js

    Use Node.js and the node-cron library to schedule jobs to manage logs, back up databases, and send emails.
    By Chris Nwamba Development Node.js JavaScript
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    How To Debug Node.js Code in Visual Studio Code

    Visual Studio Code has a large amount of functionality built in, including support for debugging applications. However, configuring VS Code to debug Node.js can be counterintuitive. In this article, you will configure...
    By James Quick Development VS Code
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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 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
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    Getting Started with NestJS

    If you’ve worked on a Node.js application, you may have noticed that it became more difficult to maintain over time. The more you add new features to the application, the larger the codebase becomes. Nest.js is a serv...
    By Olususi Kayode Oluyemi Development JavaScript
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    How to Use Ansible to Install and Set Up Apache on Ubuntu 18.04

    Ansible offers a simple architecture that doesn't require special software to be installed on nodes. It also provides a robust set of features and built-in modules which facilitate writing automation scripts. This gui...
    By Erika Heidi Ansible Automated Setups Apache Ubuntu 18.04 Ubuntu Configuration Management
  • How To Create a Node.js Module

    In Node.js, a module is a collection of JavaScript functions and objects that can be used by external applications. In this tutorial, you will create a Node.js module organized with npm that suggests what color web de...
    By Stack Abuse Node.js JavaScript
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    How to Use Ansible to Automate Initial Server Setup on Ubuntu 18.04

    Ansible offers a simple architecture that doesn't require special software to be installed on nodes. It also provides a robust set of features and built-in modules which facilitate writing automation scripts. This gui...
    By Erika Heidi Initial Server Setup Ansible Ubuntu 18.04 Automated Setups
  • How To Use Node.js Modules with npm and package.json

    The Node.js Package Manager (npm) is the default and most popular package manager in the Node.js ecosystem, and is primarily used to install and manage external modules in a Node.js project. In this tutorial, you will...
    By Stack Abuse Node.js Development
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    How To Set Up a Node.js Application for Production on CentOS 7

    In this tutorial, we will cover setting up a production-ready Node.js environment that is composed of two CentOS 7 servers; one server will run Node.js applications managed by PM2, while the other will provide users w...
    By Mitchell Anicas, Haiden Taylor Node.js Deployment Nginx CentOS
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    How To Build and Deploy a Node.js Application To DigitalOcean Kubernetes Using Semaphore Continuous Integration and Delivery

    In this tutorial, you’ll build an address book API service with Node.js and use Semaphore to test, build, and deploy it to DigitalOcean Kubernetes and DigitalOcean Managed PostgreSQL.
    By Tomas Fernandez Kubernetes CI/CD Solutions PostgreSQL Databases Development
  • 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
  • How To Install Node.js on Debian 10

    Node.js is a JavaScript platform for general-purpose programming that allows users to build asynchronous network applications quickly. By leveraging JavaScript on both the front and backend, Node.js can make web appli...
    By Brennen Bearnes, Kathleen Juell Node.js Debian Debian 10