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    How To Set Up a Node.js Application for Production on Ubuntu 20.04

    Node.js is an open-source JavaScript runtime environment for building server-side and networking applications. The platform runs on Linux, macOS, FreeBSD, and Windows. Though you can run Node.js applications at the co...
    By Lisa Tagliaferri, Kathleen Juell Node.js Applications Nginx
  • Tutorial

    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
  • How To Debug Node.js with the Built-In Debugger and Chrome DevTools

    In this article, you will use a debugger to debug some sample Node.js applications. You will first debug code using the built-in Node.js debugger tool, setting up watchers and breakpoints so you can find the root caus...
    By Stack Abuse Node.js Development JavaScript
  • Tech talk

    Building Custom APIs With Strapi

    Let's build a custom API – quickly! Using Strapi, a Node CMS, we can create our own APIs in very little time without having to write Node code, from a clean dashboard. Get up and running with a REST API or GraphQL API.
    By Chris On Code API Tech Talks
  • Using Event Emitters in Node.js

    Event emitters are objects in Node.js that trigger an event by sending a message to signal that an action was completed. In this article, you will create an event listener for a TicketManager JavaScript class that all...
    By Stack Abuse JavaScript Node.js Development
  • Tech talk

    How To Deploy a Resilient Node.js Application on Kubernetes From Scratch

    In this session, you will learn the basics of containers and Kubernetes. Step by step, we will go through the entire process of packaging a Node.js application into a Docker container image and then deploying it on Ku...
    By Kamal Nasser Tech Talks Kubernetes Node.js
  • From Containers to Kubernetes with Node.js eBook

    This book is designed to introduce you to using containers and Kubernetes for full-stack development. You'll use Node.js to build a sample application and then containerize it. From there you will learn how to incorpo...
    By Kathleen Juell Node.js Docker Kubernetes Development MongoDB Books
  • Tutorial

    How To Install Node.js on Ubuntu 20.04

    In this guide, we will show you three different ways of getting Node.js installed on an Ubuntu 20.04 server: using apt to install the nodejs package from Ubuntu's default software repository, using apt with an alterna...
    By Brian Boucheron Ubuntu Ubuntu 20.04 Node.js JavaScript
  • Using Buffers in Node.js

    A buffer is a space in memory (typically RAM) that stores binary data. In Node.js, we can access these spaces of memory with the built-in Buffer class. Buffers are useful when using JavaScript to interacting with bina...
    By Stack Abuse Development Node.js JavaScript Networking
  • How To Create a Web Server in Node.js with the HTTP Module

    Node.js allows developers to use JavaScript to write back-end code, even though traditionally it was used in the browser to write front-end code. Having both the frontend and backend together like this reduces the eff...
    By Stack Abuse Node.js Development Programming Project JavaScript
  • Tutorial

    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
  • Tutorial

    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
  • Tutorial

    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
  • Tutorial

    How To: Publishing Your First Package to npm

    It's a lot easier to Open Source your JavaScript and Node.js code than you think, thanks to the npm package registry and the publish command from the npm CLI!
    By William Le
  • Tutorial

    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
  • Tutorial

    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
  • Tutorial

    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
  • Tutorial

    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