Express in Action: Writing, building, and testing Node.js applications


Express in Action is a delicately designed instructional that teaches you ways to construct net purposes utilizing Node and Express.

Purchase of the print e-book contains a loose book in PDF, Kindle, and ePub codecs from Manning Publications.

About the Technology

Express.js is an internet program framework for Node.js. show organizes your server-side JavaScript into testable, maintainable modules. It offers a strong set of positive aspects to successfully deal with routes, requests, and perspectives besides attractive boilerplate in your net purposes. exhibit is helping you think about what your software does rather than coping with time-consuming technical details.

About the Book

Express in Action teaches you the way to construct internet functions utilizing Node and convey. It starts off by means of introducing Node's strong characteristics and indicates you ways they map to the gains of exhibit. you are going to discover key improvement thoughts, meet the wealthy surroundings of better half instruments and libraries, and get a glimpse into its internal workings. through the tip of the booklet, you possibly can use convey to construct a Node app and know the way to check it, hook it as much as a database, and automate the dev method.

What's Inside

  • Simplify Node app setup with Express
  • Testing convey applications
  • Use show for simple entry to Node features
  • Data garage with MongoDB
  • Covers show four and exhibit five alpha

About the Reader

To get the main out of this booklet, you will want to understand the fundamentals of net software layout and be educated with JavaScript.

About the Author

Evan Hahn is an energetic member of the Node and show neighborhood and contributes to many open resource JavaScript projects.

Table of Contents


  1. What is Express?
  2. The fundamentals of Node.js
  3. Foundations of Express
  4. PART 2 CORE

  5. Middleware
  6. Routing
  7. Building APIs
  8. Views and templates: Pug and EJS
  9. PART three show IN CONTEXT

  10. Persisting your information with MongoDB
  11. Testing exhibit applications
  12. Security
  13. Deployment: resources and Heroku
  14. Best practices

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A Guide to MATLAB Object-Oriented Programming (Computing and Networks)

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Learn C++ in precisely One Hour a Day

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LESSON 2: The Anatomy of a C++ Program

LESSON three: utilizing Variables, mentioning Constants

LESSON four: handling Arrays and Strings

LESSON five: operating with Expressions, Statements, and Operators

LESSON 6: Controlling software Flow

LESSON 7: Organizing Code with capabilities

LESSON eight: guidelines and References Explained


LESSON nine: periods and Objects

LESSON 10: imposing Inheritance

LESSON eleven: Polymorphism

LESSON 12: Operator kinds and Operator Overloading

LESSON thirteen: Casting Operators

LESSON 14: An advent to Macros and Templates

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LESSON 15: An creation to the traditional Template Library

LESSON sixteen: The STL String Class
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LESSON 20: STL Map Classes

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LESSON 22: C++11 Lambda Expressions
LESSON 23: STL Algorithms
LESSON 24: Adaptive bins: Stack and Queue
LESSON 25: operating with Bit Flags utilizing STL

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LESSON 27: utilizing Streams for enter and Output
LESSON 28: Exception Handling
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A: operating with Numbers: Binary and Hexadecimal

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