Learn Node.js with real applications
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Learn Node.js with real applications

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About the Book

There are many programming languages, some with a more general purpose, and some with a specific purpose, for example, the Web.This book describes how to use JavaScript, a general programming language, for Web development, and it is aimed at people with general programming knowledge and a basic understanding of JavaScript syntax or another ANSI C language, such as Java or PHP, who want to delve into the world of server-side Web development with Node.js. This book is also for those who have worked with client-side JavaScript, whether it's simple _vanilla_ JavaScript, libraries, and/or _frameworks_. It is also for those who want to leverage their existing knowledge of JavaScript to use on the server side.

About the Author

Gustavo Morales
Gustavo Morales

Soy Ingeniero de Sistemas, he sido profesor por más de 12 años en asignaturas relacionadas con desarrollo de software, me encanta programar, apasionado por la enseñanza y el aprendizaje. Actualmente me desempeño con Software Engineer tiempo completo para una agencia digital internacional.

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Table of Contents

    • Introduction
      • Who This Book Is For
      • About This Book
      • About the Author
    • Chapter 1 - About Node.js
      • What is Node.js?
      • Is Node.js single thread?
    • Chapter 2 - Installation and Configuration
      • Installation
      • Node.js Version Manager
      • Installing the Version Manager
      • Managing Versions
      • Node.js Versions and Long Term Support (LTS)
      • Automatically Selecting the Corresponding Version for Each Project
    • Chapter 3 - How Does Node.js Work?
      • First Program in Node.js
      • What is REPL?
      • Global Object
      • Process Object
      • Command Line Arguments
    • Chapter 4 - Package Installation and Management
      • Installing and Managing Packages with npm
      • Installing Local Packages
      • Managing Package Versions
      • Using Local Packages
      • Installing and Using Global Packages
      • Package Resolution
      • Other Package Managers
    • Chapter 5 - Initializing Node.js Projects
      • Initializing a Node.js Project
      • Managing Packages and Configuration with the package.json File
      • Configuring git
      • Configuring npm Scripts
      • Standardizing Command-Line Arguments
    • Chapter 6 - Debugging Node.js
      • Debugging from the Command Line
    • Chapter 7 - Files with Node.js
      • Writing Files in JSON Format
      • Reading Files in JSON Format
      • Printing JSON File Content
    • Chapter 8 - Conventions in Node.js
      • Functions as First-Class Objects in JavaScript
      • Callbacks and The Continuation-Passing Style (CPS)
      • Asynchronous Continuation-Passing Style
      • Callbacks Go at the End
      • Errors Go First
    • Chapter 9 - Modules
      • CommonJS
      • ES Modules
      • Interacting with the Console
    • Chapter 10 - Events
      • Blocking Code and Non-Blocking Code
      • The Event Loop
      • The Observer Pattern and Event Emitter
    • Chapter 11 - Web
      • Rendering Web Pages
      • Rendering Dynamic Views
      • Using Express JS
    • Conclusion

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