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Node.js series Part 2. Create a Simple Blog App with Express.js

Date: 21.03.2020

Author: Patrick Rottländer

In Part 1 of my node.js series we have learned how to easily build a web server with node.js on-board resources. Lastly we installed the Express.js module and configured simple routes as application end points that respond to http client requests. In this part 2 I would like to take a closer look at the most important functionalities of Express.js with you. At the end of this article I will apply the knowledge by developing a small blog app. This blog app reads and writes data to a data file using HTTP POST requests and data is displayed in response to HTTP GET requests.

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Node.js series Part 1. Create a Simple Web-Server with Node.js

Date: 08.03.2020

Author: Patrick Rottländer

In this part 1 of my node.js series I briefly explain the creation of a simple node.js web-server that respond to various http requests. I explain the basics of Node.js and install the Express.js framework so that it can be used by the simple web-server.

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