Node.js Projects for Fun and Profit

With Tiny Node Projects by Jonathan Wexler

Learn Node.js or take your existing skills up a notch with this book.

Building a Simple Web Server in Node.js

This article has been adapted from lesson 4 of Get Programming with Node.js and covers:

Generating a basic web server using Node.js and npm
Writing code that processes requests from a browser and sends back a response
Running a web server in your browser

Deep Learning with TensorFlow.js

From Deep Learning with JavaScript by Shanqing Cai, Stanley Bileschi, Eric D. Nielsen with Francois Chollet


Routing and Analyzing Request Data with Node.js

From Get Programming with Node.js by Jonathan Wexler

This article covers routing and how a few more Express.js methods allow you to send meaningful data to the user before building a view. We’ll also walk through collecting a request’s query string. The article ends touching on the MVC design pattern.

Aunt Maria’s Serverless Pizzeria

From Serverless Applications with Node js by Slobodan Stojanović and Aleksandar Simović

This article, excerpted from Serverless Apps with Node and Claudia.js, explores building a back-end app and API to process and store orders for aunt Maria’s pizzeria.

What Do Servers Have in Common with Washing Machines?

From Serverless Applications with Node.js by Slobodan Stojanović and Aleksandar Simović

To understand serverless, consider for a moment washing machines. This might sound like a crazy place to start, but owning a server nowadays is similar to owning a washing machine. Everybody needs to clean their clothes, and the most logical solution seems to be buying a washing machine. But most of the time the washing machine is plugged in, it’s doing nothing. At best, it’s used five to fifteen hours per week. Same goes with servers. Most of the time, your average application server is waiting to receive a request, doing nothing.

Streamlining Serverless Deployments

From Serverless Applications with Node.js

By Slobodan Stojanović and Aleksandar Simović

Planning a MEAN stack application

From Getting MEAN with Mongo, Express, Angular, and Node, Second Edition by Simon Holmes

This article is a guide to planning a practical application on the MEAN stack.

Testing Node Applications

From Node.js in Action, Second Edition by Mike Cantelon, et al.

In this article, you’ll learn about some functional testing solutions for Node, and about setting up test environments based on your own requirements.

Prototyping a la Node with Express

By Pam Selle

This video is Pam Selle’s presentation at the Powered by JavaScript 2015 conference

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