Start Building Web Apps And Services With Node.js + Express

This course will teach you how to dive in to Node.js and the Express framework to start building your new web app today!
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  • Lectures 16
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 1/2014 English

Course Description

*** Updated January 2015 ***

*** Udemy Staff Pick : Best Online Courses ***

*** 30 Day Money Back Guarantee ***

Over 900 students have purchased this class to get started building web apps, services and tools in one of the most in-demand and cutting edge programming languages around, Node.js!

Our first module covers a brief review of Javascript, making sure you have a solid foundation and getting you up to speed quickly.

Then we jump right into building your first Node.js script and web server. By the end of the first module you'll have created a Node.js web server capable of running your app or service.

In the second set of lessons we explore Express, the most popular framework for creating web applications with Node.js. We'll cover routing requests, rendering html templates, including middleware, and serving static sites. When this is finished up you'll be able to crank out a web app in no time using the express generator.

What are the requirements?

  • Introductory programming experience including the basics of variables, loops, and functions.
  • A willingness to invest time to thinking about cool, fun web applications.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of the course you will be able to build a JavaScript web application in Node.js + Express

What is the target audience?

  • Aspiring Programmers
  • Experienced Programmers

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Before you start
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Welcome to The Ultimate Guide to Node.js + Express

Install Node.js
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Article
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Section 2: Beginning Node.js
Introduction To Javascript
Preview
05:21
Scripts
Preview
05:23
Functions
01:57
Callbacks
04:11
Events
06:23
Launching A Web Server
04:17
Section 3: Node + Express
Node Vs. Express
06:45
HTML Templates
10:37
UPDATED MATERIAL
Article
Static Files And Middleware
07:21
Routes And Require
04:50
UPDATED MATERIAL
Article
Express Generator
08:05

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Instructor Biography

Greg Cerveny, Programming Evangelist And Technology Fan

Hi, I'm Greg. I am a technologist and a musical human with years of making cool stuff online.

I've worked for TechStars, Occipital, eBags, Wimbo Music - and a bunch of other big companies, startups and freelance projects.

I teach programming classes in central Texas and have written a book on building music apps for the iPhone.

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